With the help of our partners Waste Management, Heal the Bay and Habitat for Humanity, the Los Angeles Sparks are proud to present the Sparks Green Team. As an organization, we are committed to joining with local citizens, government agencies and businesses to reduce our environmental footprint.
A Message from Our Presenting Partner Waste Management
Waste Management is North America’s leading provider of integrated environmental solutions. We work with our customers and communities to manage and reduce waste from collection to disposal while recovering valuable resources and creating clean, renewable energy.
With several gas-to-energy plants in operation, we generate approximately 21.5 megawatts of electricity per hour, which is enough to power more than 22,000 California homes. In addition, we operate the state’s largest fleet of 100 percent natural gas-fueled collection trucks, and oversee 13 natural gas fueling stations.
Our products and services include:
- Single-stream recycling
- Construction and demolition debris recycling (www.thebagster.com)
- Fluorescent bulb and battery recycling (www.thinkgreenfromhome.com)
- E-waste recycling
- Organics recycling
- Medical waste disposal
- Waste collection and disposal
- Portable storage and moving services (www.1800packrat.com)
Join us in our 3rd Annual Bag your Shoes Campaign
The Sparks and Waste Management will be collecting new and gently used sneakers and shoes outside STAPLES Center on August 16th, August 25th and Go Green Night on August 27th. For every pair of shoes donated, you will receive a gift and an entry to win the Sparks Honorary Coach experience.
Help us reach our goal of 1,000!
All sneakers and shoes will be donated to a local organization.