Did you know the London Olympics generated 3.4 million tons of CO2 emissions which requires 6,800,000 trees to be planted to replace the damage caused to the environment? *
Here are 5 easy ways you can shrink your event’s ecological footprint and reduce the impact on the environment, courtesy of the Event Planners Association.
The Green Meetings Council estimates $12,000 can be saved when water is served in pitchers instead of water bottles during a three day conference.
Request, organic, locally grown food.
Hug a Tree
Provide attendees with USBs already loaded with materials. If you can’t go electronic, print 2-sided handouts on recycled paper.
Buy premiums made from recycled materials. Or try consumable giveaways such as gift cards.
Save on Shipping
Pad-wrap your shipments instead of using heavy crates. It will reduce your shipping costs as well as your carbon footprint.
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