Category: Sustainable Event Tips

Sustainable Event Tip #16 – No-Idling Policy During Setup and Breakdown

Sustainable Event Tip #16 - No-Idling Policy for Vehicles during Move-In and Move-Out

For large events like conventions, trade shows, and expos, vendors can have equally large exhibits that need to be delivered to and from a venue by truck. The move-in and move-out periods before and after these events can be chaotic, with several delivery vehicles jostling for position at loading docks and even entering the exhibition […]

Sustainable Event Tip #15 – Choosing the Right Kind of Paper

Sustainable Event Tip #15 - Choosing the Right Kind of Paper

There appears to be a big shift in the events industry towards “going paperless” and we certainly think that’s a great thing here at Green Event Ninjas. There are times, however, when printing is inevitable; when the need for hard-copy marketing materials and resources are critical to the success of your event. In these circumstances, […]

Sustainable Event Tip #11 – Draft an Event Sustainability Policy

Sustainable Event Tip #11

Developing an event sustainability policy is an integral piece of the sustainable event planning puzzle. Without one, your efforts risk being nothing more than good intentions. With one, you’re setting yourself up for success by arming yourself with a clear vision, goals, and commitments for holding yourself and others accountable. In terms of complexity, your policy may […]

Sustainable Event Tip #8 – Chinaware, Cutlery & Cups

Sustainable Event Tip #8

At Green Event Ninjas, we believe that the most sustainable form of food service uses reusable chinaware, cutlery, and cups. This greatly reduces the amount of waste destined for the landfill generated by an event and allows for the organizer to properly divert organic waste that is uncontaminated with plastic and other materials. This contamination […]