Events of any size can generate a lot of waste. Set up properly marked recycling containers to divert recyclables from entering the waste stream.
Pope/Douglas is here to assist. Check out the resources available below to make event recycling easy, affordable and successful for event planners and event attendees.
- Mini grants to community groups/churches/businesses to purchase compostable plates/cups/utensils to make event organics recycling easy!
- Loanable event recycling/organics recycling bins and resources needed to do low or no cost recycling!
- Community partner mini grants through the Green Warriors program to provide on-site/at the event assistance for servicing the recycling/organics recycling event bins and provide one-on-one education to event attendees to make greener choices for ‘putting waste in its place!’
Request Event Recycling Containers
Loanable event recycling/organics recycling bins and resources needed to do low or no cost recycling.
Fill out Request for Event Recycling Form below.
- Description of Services Offered and Event Size
- Vendor/Catering Product Recycling Guidelines
- Recycling/Organics Container Descriptions
Contact Pope/Douglas for assistance.
Compostable Items for Events Recycling Assistance Program
Contact Pope/Douglas to discuss placing an order for compostable items for your qualifying event.
Green Warriors Assistance Program
Being a Green Warrior means you fight waste. You fight for recycling and a greener and cleaner community.
Green Warriors will receive the tools to create positive change at community/civic/faith-based events to recycle more and trash less!
- Each warrior receives a ‘Ask Me How To Put Waste In Its Place!’ tee-shirt.
- Recycling bins/organics recycling bins/misc items are supplied by Pope/Douglas and haulers – Event Recycling Program.
- The community group (that supplies the warriors) receives a $150.00 grant to assist their community group do great things in our community. Refer to the Green Warrior Intro Letter – above – for more details.
Contact Pope/Douglas for more information on being a Green Warrior to make a lasting impact in our community.
Organics/Recycling/Trash Bin Signs
FREE downloadable posters and signs to help educate your waste and recycling program
Organics for Composting Signs
Paper Towels for Composting Signs
- Paper Towels at Hand-washing Areas (8 1/2″ x 11″)
- Paper Towels at Hand-washing Areas (size 4 1/4″ x 14″)
Single Sort Recycling Signs
Cardboard Only Recycling Signs
Other Sign Options
- Pope Douglas Organics Bin Label (cart and dumpster label)
Purchase Event Recycling Containers
It might make sense to purchase containers for on-going community events.
Several styles of bins are available for purchase. Some styles of bins that are easy to set up are below.