Operation Food Rescue: Saturday. Sept. 22nd, 2018

Come join us for the second annual Operation: Food Rescue.  Operation: Food Rescue is an event to highlight the issues around our global food waste epidemic and to draw awareness to food that is wasted throughout the supply chain. This event is an effort to bring people and organizations spanning many sectors together to showcase the simple [...]

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Portland Welcomes Its First Zero Waste Conference

PORTLAND, Oregon, Sept. 1, 2018 – Recycling Advocates is partnering with Zero Waste PDX, a local sustainability consulting company, to organize Portland’s first Zero Waste Conference, which will take place on Sunday, 14th of October, 2018 at Taborspace, in Southeast Portland. With recent changes to international policies restricting foreign imports of recyclable materials, coupled with the need to [...]

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May Member Spotlight: Tim Scott, Eugene Science Center

        About Eugene Science Center:  Eugene Science Center (formerly Science Factory) is Lane County's only hands-on science museum and planetarium located in beautiful Alton Baker Park across from Autzen Stadium. It uses engaging and inspiring exhibit and program experiences to empower children and their families to use science and technology to improve [...]

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Recycling Update: What’s Up and What You Can Do

Recycling Update – What’s Up and What You Can Do Here is a collection of links that will help you understand the issues: Humorous, very accurate video: https://www.facebook.com/grist.org/videos/10156126965559809/ National News Dashboard for the Waste Industries focus on Oregon: https://www.wastedive.com/news/recycling-pressures-oregon-but-bigger-cities-holding-out-on-ch/517671/ Portland Tribune: http://portlandtribune.com/pt/9-news/388350-278088-when-recyclables-have-nowhere-to-go Good article in Resource Recycling outlining a timeline of China's import ban and [...]

By |2018-03-05T20:50:08+00:00March 5th, 2018|Front Page, News|Comments Off on Recycling Update: What’s Up and What You Can Do

GreenLane Member Satisfaction Survey Results

Thank you to those members who participated in the GreenLane Member Satisfaction survey.  If you would like to review the results of the survey, please click here:  2017-09 Member Satisfaction Survey Summary.

By |2017-10-24T16:39:12+00:00October 24th, 2017|Front Page, News|Comments Off on GreenLane Member Satisfaction Survey Results

Backyard Housing 101: Is A Tiny House For You?

Interested in building a "tiny house" for rental income or housing for a young adult or older parents? Then come to "Backyard Housing 101 - How to Build Small," a workshop that'll tell you everything you need to know about backyard housing. All proceeds go to completing the affordable housing project, Eugene's Emerald Village. The event will be held [...]

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City Club of Eugene: EWEB’s New Strategic Plan

We have a new strategic plan. What changes are in store for your supply of electricity and water? More importantly, what changes are in store for your monthly bills? Is Eugene assured of a steady supply of clean, affordable power? Can we have a power supply that simultaneously makes both economic and environmental sense? Can [...]

By |2017-10-10T16:28:20+00:00October 10th, 2017|Front Page, News|Comments Off on City Club of Eugene: EWEB’s New Strategic Plan

GreenLane’s 2018-19 Board Member Nominees

Here are GreenLane's Board member nominees for the 2018-19 cycle: Judy Lamb, Northwest Exposures Photography: http://northwestexposures.com/ Casey Roscoe, Seneca Sawmills: http://senecasawmill.com/ Theresa Brand, Lane Transit District: https://www.ltd.org/ Members will have the opportunity to vote on the nominee slate at the November Board meeting.  If you have any questions or concerns, please email info@greenlane-sbn.org.

By |2017-10-08T21:03:10+00:00October 8th, 2017|Front Page, News|Comments Off on GreenLane’s 2018-19 Board Member Nominees

Pollution Prevention Week: How Businesses are Helping Protect the Environment

As you may know, Pollution Prevention Week is coming up on September 18. This week is dedicated to reducing and eliminating sources of pollution to prevent damage to the environment, as well as maintaining the planet’s resources and moving towards sustainability. In order for pollution prevention efforts to move forward, businesses and corporations must also take [...]

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