NWWRF encourages sustainability!
Last Year NWWRF Recycled
3700 lbs compost delivered to Rexius Composting Site in Eugene
900 lbs cardboard
800 lbs co-mingle recycling (paper, plastic, aluminum)
2400 lbs non-refundable glass
350 lbs metal
A very large portion of the materials from the event went off with the
Marcola Boy Scouts in refundable plastic and glass bottles and cans.
$2400 refund value
5000 lbs estimated weight
Waste: 4000 lbs to Landfill
This year at NWWRF :
For the 13th Year – All food booths and the staff/performer kitchen are Organic and as much as possible, local grown.
NWWRF is in a select group of festival requiring this of all food booths.
Asking their fans to bring reusable containers and enjoy the natural on-site cascade spring water.
There are refill stations around the site.
Pitch In And Win – Bring in recycling to our two centrally located staffed U-sort area and the happy volunteers will
help get it in the right containers. Patrons will get a raffle ticket for great prizes from the Sponsors.
Drawings each night at Main Stage.
The office uses wind power and all of the paper, handbills and posters are produced using the most responsible papers and inks available.
Phoenix Media is the eco - printer of choice in Portland.
REDUCE, REUSE, RECYCLE!