Corporate Earth Day Events: 10 Ideas

 

Trashmagination is hosting a table at an upcoming Earth Day fair at a local company. We’ll share lots of creative reuse inspiration. The organizers asked for other activity ideas – so here are fun hands-on activities that companies can organize to get everyone thinking green.

Hands-on Activity Ideas

Smartphone Stand from Recycled Plastic Container

Smartphone Stand from Recycled Plastic Container

My Appreciation Collage for my Birthday, December 2013

Resources Mentioned in the Podcast

  • Pheonix Bikes – trains young people to refurbish bikes in Arlington, Virginia
  • Bikes for the World – tips on how to organize a bicycle collection event
  • Earth911.com – look up local organizations who recycle electronics and other hard-to-recycle items
  • Waste-free lunches – calculates how much you’ll save if you go garbage-free
  • Terracycle – form a “brigade” at your workplace to collect hard-to-recycle items and earn money for charity

Joe fixes a bike

Related Celebratory Days if You Missed Earth Day

World Water Day – March
Earth Hour – March
Arbor Day – April
Bike to Work Day – May
Fair Trade Day/Week – May
World Oceans Day – June
World Environment Day – June
National Clean Air Day – June (first ever in 2017!)
World Water Week – September
World Car-Free Day – September

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