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Newport Licensed Event Recycling 101

December 6, 2015

Recycling is now mandatory at all Newport licensed special events. From Neighborhood parties to huge festivals, we've got you covered.

Working with Vendors

December 6, 2015

By keeping sustainability at the forefront and working directly with your event vendors you can ensure that your event is a Green Scene.

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Reducing Plastic Bottles at Events

December 6, 2015

Learn more about how you can reduce (or even elininate!) the amount of plastic bottles at your next event.

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Managing Your Event's Waste

December 6, 2015

A lot of waste is produced during any event. Properly managing that waste is a vital part of your event planning. You may have a lot of questions.

What Is a Green Scene?

December 6, 2015

A Green Event seeks to minimize its impact on the environment and host community by incorporating core principles of resource conservation. These principles range from providing recycling to bike racks to procuring renewable energy and reusable materials.