The Student Centers are furthering the University of Houston’s commitment to sustainability by developing guidelines aimed to reduce the environmental impact of meetings and events planned in the building or other campus locations. Learn more about green meetings (pdf).
Tip of the Month - Shorten the Paper Trail
Reducing print collateral is one of the biggest and easiest ways to lighten an event's eco-footprint. Putting schedules, maps and other information into a mobile app attendees can download to their phones cuts a tremendous amount of paper out of the equation. Services like Guidebook Builder can help with this for little or even no cost.
For material that absolutely must be printed, use two-sided printing to halve the amount of paper used.