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NOTICE: No July GreenLane Luncheon

GreenLane will be taking the month of July off--there will be no networking meeting.  Please join us on Wednesday, August 7th for a sustainability tour of the Lane Community College's downtown facility.  More details coming soon!

By |2019-05-22T09:15:28-07:00May 22nd, 2019|Front Page, News|Comments Off on NOTICE: No July GreenLane Luncheon

Long Tom Watershed Council’s Urban Stormwater Projects Cycle Tour: May 28th

The Long Tom Watershed Council is hosting a tour of three urban stormwater projects in west Eugene all along the Amazon Creek bike path, and yes, attendees can - and are encouraged - to join us by bike! Tour stops will include Mountain Rose Herbs, Essex General Construction, and Gibson Steel Basins. These three local [...]

By |2019-05-22T09:11:55-07:00May 22nd, 2019|Front Page, News|Comments Off on Long Tom Watershed Council’s Urban Stormwater Projects Cycle Tour: May 28th

June Member Spotlight: Oregon Supported Living Program

        Please join us on Wednesday, June 5th to learn more about Oregon Supported Living Program from the Arts & Culture and Development Director, Mija Andrade. About the Speaker: Mija Andrade has worked for Oregon Supported Living Program for over 5 years and is the Director for the Arts & Culture as well [...]

By |2019-05-14T09:54:57-07:00May 14th, 2019|Front Page, Member Spotlight|Comments Off on June Member Spotlight: Oregon Supported Living Program

April Member Spotlight: Point2Point/Business Commute Challenge

Come learn about Lane Transit District/Point2Point's Business Commute Challenge at the April GreenLane Luncheon! Join a friendly competition - workplace against workplace - to see who can get the most of their employees to walk, bike, bus, carpool, or telecommute the week of May 11-17.The workplace with the highest participation wins, along with great prizes [...]

By |2019-03-27T08:48:06-07:00March 27th, 2019|Member Spotlight|Comments Off on April Member Spotlight: Point2Point/Business Commute Challenge

March Member Spotlight: FeelSoAlive

GreenLane's March Member Spotlight is Robin Forster with FeelSoAlive. Robin is very passionate about helping folks switch from conventional cleaners to green cleaners for their homes and small businesses. Robin has partnered with the Shaklee Corporation and has been using their products for over 30 years. Come hear about how going green/greener can save you [...]

By |2019-03-04T09:33:00-07:00March 4th, 2019|Member Spotlight|Comments Off on March Member Spotlight: FeelSoAlive

MECCA’s Object Afterlife Art Challenge

Sourced from M.E.C.C.A.'s News Release: We couldn't be more excited to announce and invite you to MECCA's 11th annual Object Afterlife Art Challenge! This is our favorite community arts event which constantly inspires us as we watch unwanted materials become incredible works of art. Object Afterlife connects scrap and fine art while encouraging the reuse [...]

By |2019-02-20T16:04:29-07:00February 20th, 2019|Front Page, News|Comments Off on MECCA’s Object Afterlife Art Challenge

Congratulations to Hummingbird Wholesale, 2019 Bold Steps Award Winner!

Congratulations Hummingbird Wholesale on being named the 2019 Bold Steps Award winner! In addition to their ongoing commitment to providing a wide array of organic foods, comprehensive employee benefits and thought leadership in the food industry, Hummingbird stood out because of their work to make the new Mahonia Building a very sustainable structure, complete with straw bale [...]

By |2019-01-15T10:17:27-07:00January 15th, 2019|Front Page, News|Comments Off on Congratulations to Hummingbird Wholesale, 2019 Bold Steps Award Winner!

Nancy’s Recycling Round-Up: Sunday, January 20th, 2019

Hello, Nancy’s Friends - We are hosting our 9th Nancy’s Recycling Round-up! We share your concern about the changes in recycling rules. While you are all amazing re-users, we have been looking at ways to keep your Nancy’s containers out of the landfill at the end of their life. At this time, we would like [...]

By |2019-01-15T10:01:38-07:00January 15th, 2019|Front Page, News|Comments Off on Nancy’s Recycling Round-Up: Sunday, January 20th, 2019

3 Steps to Reduce Plastic and Benefit Your Business

Source: Product Stewardship Institute Despite our best intentions, some of the packaging we give customers will be littered. 80% of this debris is plastic. With the simple strategies outlined in the guide provided by Product Stewardship Institute, you will reduce litter, safeguard the quality of food sources, and protect landscapes and wildlife – all while saving money [...]

By |2019-01-15T09:56:16-07:00January 15th, 2019|Front Page, News, Resources|Comments Off on 3 Steps to Reduce Plastic and Benefit Your Business

February Member Spotlight: EWEB’s Pledge to Prepare Campaign

EWEB is encouraging our customers to take an active role in preparedness for yourself, your family and our community by taking the Pledge to Prepare. Each month throughout 2019 we will feature a new set of tasks aimed at getting you more prepared. Share images of you completing the tasks each month with us on social media or [...]

By |2019-01-15T09:41:47-07:00January 15th, 2019|Front Page, Member Spotlight|Comments Off on February Member Spotlight: EWEB’s Pledge to Prepare Campaign