Super Bowl scores one for recycling
- AT DEADLINE. // Waste News;2/2/2004, Vol. 9 Issue 22, p1
A California agency predicted last week that its citizens will have thrown away millions of beverage containers over Super Bowl weekend, while the city hosting this year's big game received emission credits from the nation's largest waste management company. Instead of redeeming all of the used...
- The Super Bowl of recycling. M.F. // BioCycle;Jan1996, Vol. 37 Issue 1, p54
Discusses the plans for dealing with the solid waste generated at the January 1996 Super Bowl football games at Sun Devil Stadium in Tempe, Arizona. Help from Arizona Clean & Beautiful organization; Enlistment of Groh Associates for recycling efforts; Importance of focusing strategies on...
- Super bowl cleanup. // Waste News;02/08/99, Vol. 4 Issue 39, p1
Presents a graph on the amount of waste generated in the stadiums during the Super Bowl games from 1996 to 1999.
- Super Bowl 50 Fans Asked to Play Their Part to Help Make Big Game Net Positive. Furlong, Hannah // SB Communications Weekly;1/28/2016, p1
The article reports on the Play Your Part campaign launched by San Francisco Bay Area Super Bowl 50 Host Committee which aim to engage the event's fans in meeting the sustainable green sporting event.
- Super events mean Olympic-size plans. Johnson, Jim // Waste News;6/7/2004, Vol. 10 Issue 3, p15
Handling waste generated at special events raises a company's profile and provides additional income. But there are plenty of potential pitfalls in tackling such big jobs. Waste Management Inc. company, the nation's largest solid waste management firm, was in charge of trash at the Super Bowl...
- FOOTBALL AND CARBON. // American Forests;Spring2005, Vol. 111 Issue 1, p25
Reports on the tree planting effort of the National Football League to offset the carbon emissions generated by Super Bowl traffic in Jacksonville, Florida.
- WHEN THE PARTY'S over. Crossman, Matt // Sporting News;5/26/2008, Vol. 232 Issue 21, p37
The article presents an interview with Jack Groh, director of the National Football League's NFL Environmental Program. He says that the environmental impacts of the Super Bowl on the host community are identified, and then, projects are developed to reduce those impacts in partnership with...
- 1st down. Fleming, Megan // Waste News;02/08/99, Vol. 4 Issue 39, p4
Reports on the cleanup effort at Miami, Florida's Pro Player Stadium after the 1999 Super Bowl game. Waste management and recycling plan; Companies which collect waste from the stadium; Efforts of the National Football League and local community groups to find uses for waste.
- GE kicks off 'Now' campaign. Maddox, Kate // Waste & Recycling News;3/16/2009, Vol. 14 Issue 23, p13
The article reports that a new advertising campaign has been launched by General Electric Co. (GE) in February 2009, beginning with a TV spot shown during the broadcast of Super Bowl XLIII. As reported, the campaign, called "Now," which shows how GE is solving some of the world's toughest...