Sustainable Purchasing
April 22, 2013

"One of the easiest ways to influence the music industry to go green is to buy green. Where you source your supplies from has a huge impact on (a) your environmental impact, and (b) the demand for green products in the marketplace.""On…

Sustainable Merchandise Guide
April 22, 2013

"Merchandise is a key relationship-building tools for artists – it allows fans and audiences to show their support and take a remembrance of the live concert experience home with them. This guide shows how you can easily make sure that your merc…

Outdoor Events Guide
April 22, 2013

"Whether festival, carnival or other out-of-doors happening, this guide outlines the key actions to make your event as environmentally friendly and low-impact as possible.""Whether festival, carnival or other out-of-doors happening, th…

Green your Building Guide
April 22, 2013

Whether you work in an office, venue, studio or other building-space, this comprehensive guide runs through everything you need to consider when greening your building. The guide includes actions ranging from simple and zero-cost, to more complex inf…

Communicating with your Audiences Guide
April 22, 2013

"The key to motivating staff, crew, management, performers, producers, promoters, record label, publisher and suppliers to support your commitment to going green, is communication. The more people who know about your commitment to greening the i…

Audience Travel Guide
April 22, 2013

"Audience travel is the single greatest contributor to the carbon footprint of the arts. While not directly under the control of venues and companies, it is crucial that you exercise the influence that you have over audiences to inform them of t…

Centre for Sustainable Practice in the Arts
April 17, 2013

“The CSPA provides a network of resources to artists and arts organizations by researching, creating, gathering and distributing information with partnering information sources, and through the development of special initiatives designed to enable su…