Zero Waste Event Planning

ZWEventCoverSGA conducts training on how to organize small and large-scale zero waste events, and covers all aspects of planning including vendor relations and materials guidelines; event policies; volunteer roles and consumer education; recycling and food scrap composting signage and systems; hauler relations; day-of-event operations; and publicity.

To schedule a training in your community, contact us at  or view our event planning guide.

Sample Events

– Annual Oak Park Microbrew Review 2008-2015
Marion Street, Oak Park, IL

– SWT Garden Party 2009
St. Louis, MO

– Beer Under Glass Event 2010
Garfield Park Conservatory; Chicago, IL

– "Taste of the Seasons" Annual Benefit & Celebration 2007-2009
Chicago Cultural Center; Union League Club, Chicago, IL

– GreenTown: The Future of Community

Paramount Theatre, Aurora, IL 2008
Columbia College, Chicago, IL 2009
Grand Valley State University, Grand Rapids, MI 2009

– Oak Park Farmers Market, Oak Park, IL 2009