Greenbuild 2022 Sustainability Pledge
Sustainability is the heart of Greenbuild. Below are a few things you can do to help us reduce our impacts while participating in Greenbuild both in person and virtually. Please pledge until your heart's content but we hope you will commit to doing two or more best practices during the event!
Greenbuild Live Event Pledges
Please select two or more of Greenbuild's Live Event best practices that you can commit to and help Greenbuild achieve our sustainability goals.
I WILL bring my reusable water bottle and/or coffee mug to avoid resource and waste impacts of single use disposables items.
I WILL enjoy the host city and reduce my carbon footprint by walking to and from my hotel, using public transportation or car-sharing services.
I WILL responsibly dispose of waste materials by recycling or composting at the convention center and hotels.
I WILL choose to have a meat free day when dining during the event.
I WILL purchase carbon offsets through my Greenbuild registration to help reduce the carbon impact from emissions at all live and virtual event activities.
I WILL visit the sustainability hub on the expo floor/virtually to learn about how Greenbuild is reducing it’s environmental footprint and positively impacting communities.
I WILL support the Greenbuild team in creating and maintaining an event space that is inclusive and welcoming to all persons.
I WILL be conscious of my mental health while at the event, and be sure to take a break, take a deep breath and hydrate!
Greenbuild Sustainability @ Home Pledges
Please select two or more of Greenbuild's Sustainability @ Home best practices that you can commit to, to help Greenbuild achieve our sustainability goals.
I WILL responsibly dispose of waste materials at home by recycling or composting in accordance with my local municipal guidelines.
I WILL eliminate single-use products from my home (like plastic zip lock bags, coffee cups, straws, and water bottles) as much as possible.
I WILL reduce my personal carbon, water and energy footprint by opting for meat and dairy free food choices at least once during the virtual conference.
I WILL save energy by taking actions like turning off lights and electronics not in use, utilizing natural light, and/or opening the windows for natural ventilation.
I WILL vote for a carbon offset project that Greenbuild will support to offset the emissions all live and virtual event activities.
I WILL use the TRUE at-home waste audit guide to conduct an assessment of my household waste at least once during the Greenbuild virtual events to understand better how to change my consumption behaviors and reduce my personal waste footprint.
I WILL go paperless by choosing to receive correspondence by email, moving to paperless billing and only printing documents if necessary.
I WILL donate unused items in my household like clothing, toys, household products, etc.
I WILL work to drive less and walk or bike more to destinations that are close by.
I WILL be conscious of my mental health, and be sure to take a break, take a deep breath and hydrate!
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