2015

 

 

PF15 – GREEN - RESULTS

 

1. RECYCLING

Take a look at these impressive results:

90,9%  (5090 kg) of the waste generated at the event was reused, reduced or

recycled via our collaboration with the Hellenic Recovery Recycling Corporation

(HERRCO

 

PF15 Waste By Type Quantity Collected & Recycled (Kg)
PET 2500
Aluminum 90
Packaging Paper 160
PP/PS 2060
PE 40
Glass 50
FILM (material used for recycling bags) 130
Tetrapak 40
Scrap Metal 20

 

Only 510 kg of residual waste went to the landfill.

 

 

2. SUSTAINABLE TRANSPORT

Solebike designed a new custom electric bike tour especially for Plisskën visitors

during the 2-day festival, giving 40 lucky festival ticket holders the chance to have a

free and green tour in a very interesting part of the city! Solebike also offered a

special 20% discount in its regular electric bike tours for all Plisskën Festival ticket

holders,

 

PF15 also urged visitors to use public transportation and provided the necessary info

to access the venue in its effort to reduce emissions.

 

 

3. ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION & AWARENESS RAISING

The Hellenic Ornithological Society (HOS) was present at PF15 informing visitors and

creating awareness about bird migration via games and competitions! HOS is a major

Greek conservation NGO for the protection of wild birds and their habitats in

Greece. It was founded in 1982 and its mission is to ensure a sustainable natural

environment for birds and people. HOS has been a partner of Birdlife International

since 1994, the greatest world organization concerned with the protection of birds

and their habitats.