Green Gatherings

To make your event a little greener

  • Decrease waste by using electronic communications whenever possible.
  • Post materials and other information on the internet whenever possible.
  • Decrease or eliminate conference bags and handouts or choose bags made of biodegradable materials.
  • Add the following statement to all emails: Before you print this email, please consider our environment.
  • Collect nametags and lanyards at event end and reuse at the next event.
  • Invite participants to please recycle all paper, plastic, and aluminum in our well-marked recycling containers located throughout the building.
  • Invite vendors to please recycle cardboard boxes in the large bin located in the back of the building.
  • Implement eco-friendly mailing and shipping practices.
  • Purchase recycled or FSC certified paper products.
  • Save paper by offering meeting and/or conference materials on CD or online.
  • Encourage participants to use the St. George Public Transportation System, SunTran, which stops in front of the Dixie Center every 40 minutes throughout the day.
  • Turn lights off in rooms that are not being used.