RESOURCE CENTER
LESSONS FROM THE FIELD:
PATH TO LED - MARINERS
In this case study, the Seattle Mariners share how the installation of a new LED lighting system enhanced the game experience for players, spectators and fans watching at home.
LESSONS FROM THE FIELD:
PATH TO LED - YANKEES
In this case study, the New York Yankees share how they addressed the challenges of multi-use venue lighting with a new LED lighting system.

GREENER CLEANING PLAYBOOK
This Playbook is designed to help sports facilities reduce the health and environmental threats associated with cleaning sports venues.
CHAMPIONS OF GAME DAY FOOD REPORT
A first-of-its-kind study that documents the growing trend of influential sports industry concessionaires and iconic professional teams embracing greener food service programs.
WEBINARS
(CLICK 'PREVIEW' FOR LIST)
Members have access to all of the Alliance's archived webinars. Please click 'Preview' below to see a list of past webinars available for viewing.
GREENING ADVISOR
(WEB RESOURCE)
A free comprehensive online guide to help professional sports teams improve the environmental efficiency of their operations, uncover cost savings and benefit public health.
GAME CHANGER: HOW THE SPORTS INDUSTRY IS SAVING THE ENVIRONMENT
Presents 20 case studies of teams, venues and league events that have led the green movement in pro sports. Preface by MLB Commissioner Bud Selig.
COLLEGIATE GAME CHANGERS: HOW CAMPUS SPORT IS GOING GREEN
A collection of case studies and snapshots of greening successes from across the world of intercollegiate athletics and recreation. Afterword by 4-time gold medalist and student athlete Missy Franklin.
OPERATIONS ROADMAP (FULL REPORT)
A primary roadmap to help organizations to improve environmental performance, reduce operating expenses, and develop opportunities for new revenue.
GUIDE TO GREEN TEAMS AT SPORTS VENUES
A roadmap to help sports teams and venues develop a successful recycling green team.
GUIDE TO COMPOSTING AT SPORTS VENUES
This guide is designed to help venues identify cost-competitive, ecologically superior ways to manage their organic waste stream.
SOLAR GUIDE
(FULL REPORT)
BEF, the NRDC and the Alliance partnered to create the second edition of this resource for those considering installing solar electric systems at their sports venue.

E-WASTE COLLECTION PLAYBOOK
A simple-yet-thorough guide to managing your e-waste stream and reducing liability. March 2013 Edition.
LESSONS FROM THE FIELD:
ST. LOUIS CARDINALS
We asked Joe Abernathy, Vice President of Stadium Operations with the St. Louis Cardinals at Busch Stadium, to help us answer frequently asked questions about environmental data tracking at venues.
LESSONS FROM THE FIELD:
SEATTLE MARINERS
We asked Scott Jenkins, VP of Ballpark Operations with the Seattle Mariners at Safeco Field (and the Chairman of the Alliance), to give us a few tips on how to get started with greening.
LESSONS FROM THE FIELD:
PHILADELPHIA EAGLES
We asked Leonard Bonacci, VP of Event Services & Event Operations at Lincoln Financial Field, to help us answer frequently asked questions about waste diversion at teams and venues.

WATERSENSE AT WORK SUMMARY
We've summarized the EPA WaterSense at Work guide to provide you with the most relevant aspects and highlights of the guide along with sports-specific better practices.

THE FUTURE OF PAPER (EPN)
This short film from the Environmental Paper Network invites us to look at this everyday material with new eyes, and transform the way we use it to achieve a more equitable and sustainable future.
PPRC STORMWATER POLLUTION PREVENTION
Non-Structural Best Management Practices for Sports Venues. This manual is designed to help facility owners, managers and venue operations staff to understand and reduce the impact of stormwater.
ZERO WASTE CASE STUDIES (WEB RESOURCE)
Case studies on landfill diversion & striving to achieve zero waste at sporting events, featuring the Pittsburgh Pirates, Portland Trail Blazers, Xcel Energy Center, Penn State & the 2012 London Olympics.

PPRC GREENING SPORTS RAPID RESPONSE SERVICE
PPRC provides free and confidential research to answer environmental questions that your sports facility may not have the time or resources to tackle.

PPRC GREENING SPORTS DIRECTORY
This Directory connects you straight to contacts offering practical next steps and guidance on greening your sports facility’s operations, whether professional or academic or recreational.

GREEN APPLE TOOLKIT
(USGBC)
The U.S. Green Building Council and Green Sports Alliance have joined forces to advance healthier, higher performing and more economical schools by leveraging the cultural influence of sports.
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TOTAL SPORTS MEMBERS
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