Find Out How Arts Fest Goes Zero Waste

When Brad Fey volunteered on Arts Fest’s trash crew with his Rotary Club, he was dismayed by the 75 tons of garbage it produced each year. As he filled dumpster after dumpster to the brim, Fey discovered most trash collected Arts Festival weekend could be recycled, or...

NRDC Releases “Guide to Composting at Sports Venues”

Composting for sports organizations just got easier with the release of NRDC’s Guide to Composting at Sports Venues. This is the latest in a series of technically-informed ecological management tools provided by the NRDC Sports Project at no cost to sports venues...

Creative Carbon Scotland’s Green Guide to the Edinburgh Festivals

Widely regarded as the world’s favourite festival city, Edinburgh truly transforms during the month of August every year. With multiple festivals taking place at the same time, some of which have programme listings in the thousands, it can be hard to navigate your...

Guides For A Plastic Free Festival

THE AIM In 2013 Shambala Festival ran a hugely successful campaign to eliminate disposable plastics from the event. A combination of the Bring a Bottle campaign, where all attendees were asked to bring a re-usable bottle, banning the sale of bottled water, and using...