Green Initiatives

Green Team

The Green Team at Zoo Atlanta is a group of staff members and Volunteers that meets monthly to monitor the Zoo’s environmental efforts and maintain a sustainable workplace.


Green Tips

Rethink the word, “disposable.” Think “reusable,” instead.Think about the long-term life of “disposable” items. Where are they being disposed to? What will come of them? Much of what we purchase ends up in landfills, where it may contaminate our ground water and take years to decompose.

Green Tips for Kids

What is a Green Team? A group of staff that
meet monthly to come up with ideas to make
our workplace a more environmentally sound organization.

Cell Phone Recycling

Many of us have one or more old cell phones stuck in drawers or closets just waiting for a place to go. You don’t want to throw them in the trash because you’ve heard its bad for the environment. Well, we have a solution for you!