Tempe Pledge for a Sustainable Community

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The Office of Sustainability to Conduct Surveys with Local Food Business

The City of Tempe’s Office of Sustainability has been working hard to get the city’s first and Arizona’s second Climate Action Plan adopted to help guide the city in future…Read More »

Is your business recycling properly?

We all like to recycle in our business but are we doing it the right way?  Throughout our city, huge volumes of recycled items are generated in our business. According to…Read More »

The City of Tempe SMART Program is officially “Rolled Out”!

Starting July 1, 2018, City of Tempe Public Works Solid Waste services rolled out the new SMART (Save Money and Recycle Tempe) program which the City Council approved last Fall. The SMART…Read More »

The Tempe Grease Cooperative: Today’s Waste, Tomorrow’s Energy

“Restaurant sustainability” typically translates into using local produce, recycling plastic waste and aluminum cans, monitoring water use, and composting food scraps. But what can be done to sustainably recycle restaurant…Read More »

Technology meets tradition in full circle food production

Submitted by: Special Moments Catering Traditional composting, Hydroponic crops, and mass food production rarely meet in the same location.  At Special Moments Catering they collide daily as we provide hundreds…Read More »

Hydroponics meets catering!

Sustainability Pledge Member Brad Taylor from Special Moments Catering  tours True Garden, his provider for 100% organic and sustainable lettuce.  Watch the video to learn more about the process!Read More »

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