Assistance and Resources for Event Managers
- Zero Waste
- Toxics & Health
- Buildings & Environments
- Education & Equity
- Climate Change
Special event permit applications must include a recycling plan.
SF Environment can help event managers:
Free consultations to reduce refuse costs
Creating a waste diversion plan to minimize unnecessary refuse costs
Optimization of bin and signage setups
Guidance through the process with a Zero Waste Event Checklist
Events must subscribe to sufficient recycle, compost, and landfill service from Recology. Recology also offers cardboard recycle/compost/landfill containers with pre-printed labels to facilitate the event's zero waste program.
Hiring event greeners is highly recommended for a successful zero waste event.
Signmaker Tool - Create your own 8.5"x11" recycling and composting signs
For legislation events must follow, click here.
Additional Information for Assistance and Resources for Event Managers
San Francisco is habitat for 800,000 people – meeting needs for space to work, play, and learn; for food, water, and air; for community with local flora and fauna. SF Environment provides support for urban agriculture and forestry and green buildings, helping residents and businesses harness environmental opportunities.