Help Support EAS+Y at the Alternative Gift Fair!

Posted by on Oct 18, 2018 in BLOG, Events | No Comments
Help Support EAS+Y at the Alternative Gift Fair!

Support sustainable holiday gift giving and volunteer with us or shop at the Alternative Gift Fair on Saturday, November 10th from 9-4pm and Sunday, November 11th from 9-3pm at the Evergreen Lutheran Church, 5980 Highway 73, Evergreen. We need volunteers to staff our tables where we will be selling reusable snack packs, napkins, and various […]

Halloween Boogie at the Barn Zero Waste Event!

Posted by on Oct 15, 2018 in Events | No Comments
Halloween Boogie at the Barn Zero Waste Event!

A shout out to all of our Zero Waste Hero volunteers who are signed up to help at the Halloween Boogie, which help raises money for EPRD’s Special Needs Program (INSPIRE) and Crutches for Africa. Our volunteers will help party-goers sort their recyclables and landfill waste correctly while enjoying live music and a free drink […]

Calling All Testimonials!

Posted by on Oct 15, 2018 in BLOG | No Comments
Calling All Testimonials!

Has EAS+Y impacted your life in a positive way? Made a difference in the community? Made a difference for the planet? Helped educate, inspire, or connect you? We want to hear about it! Please email us to share with us your testimonial about EAS+Y along with your first name and the town in which you […]

Film Festival Fun & Upcoming Membership Meeting!

Posted by on Sep 12, 2018 in BLOG, Events | No Comments
Film Festival Fun & Upcoming Membership Meeting!

Special thanks to the Evergreen Audubon and Colorado Environmental Film Festival for their support for our Family-Friendly Environmental Film Festival in September. We enjoyed the short films When We’re Gone, Corks, Old Skill New Use, Cold Waters, and Unacceptable Risk: Firefighters on the Frontlines of Climate Change along with freshly made popcorn and a fun […]

Community-Wide Residential Composting Pilot Program Launched!

Posted by on Sep 5, 2018 in BLOG, Programs | 2 Comments
Community-Wide Residential Composting Pilot Program Launched!

Ever wondered how to compost in the mountains? EAS+Y wants to make it easy! In collaboration with EDS Waste Solutions, Inc. and King Soopers in Evergreen, EAS+Y’s Community-Wide Residential Composting Program is officially scheduled to start November 1, 2018 and run until February 1, 2018. Community members who pay a fee of $19/month will be […]

What Does Zero Waste have to do with Minimalism?

Posted by on Sep 5, 2018 in BLOG | 2 Comments
What Does Zero Waste have to do with Minimalism?

By Lindsay Anderson, Sustainability Coordinator This summer, our Zero Waste Hero spent countless hours volunteering their time and energy to help divert over 300lbs of waste from landfills into compost and recycling during events like The Triple Bypass and Boogie at the Barn. But perhaps more importantly, our Zero Waste Heroes helped to educate folks. […]

EAS+Y’s Guide to Hard to Recycle Stuff

Posted by on Nov 28, 2017 in BLOG | No Comments
EAS+Y’s Guide to Hard to Recycle Stuff

The EAS+Y Guide To Hard-to-Recycle Stuff was developed for you to easily find places that accept an array of commonly hard-to-recycle items. In order to visually see where to drop off your hard-to-recycle items, first, click on the map. Then, use the search bar on top to type in the item you wish to recycle.