Shades of Green
About This Show
Shades of Green is Austin's local environmental talk radio show. Each week cohosts John Hoffner, Stacy Savage, Reed Sternberg, and Amy Stansbury come together to interview guests on a whole host of topics ... all centered around Austin and the environment. We hope you listen and enjoy!
Most Recent Episode
The City of Austin Organic Recycling Ordinance (ORO) goes Live October 1, 2018 3-22-2018
The Organic Recycling Ordinance (ORO) will go live on October 1, 2018 in Austin, Texas 3-22-2018
As part of its goal to reach 100 % Zero Waste by 2040, the City of Austin will be implementing the Organic Recycling Ordinance (ORO), which goes into effect on October 1, 2018. All businesses with a food service permit will be required to ensure they have a plan in place, and their employees have convenient access to organics diversion services. In order to help meet the City’s goals, food service businesses will need to learn about the program and how they will need to comply. Our guests helped unravel the details of the ORO program.
Our guests for March 22nd on Shades will be:
• Teresa Chapman, Senior Planner for Austin Resource Recovery’s Business Outreach Team
• Stacy Savage of Zero Waste Strategies. Stacy is a communications contractor for ARR’s Business Outreach Team
• Tyler Markham from Central Texas Food Bank