by Jonathan Vatner | December 23, 2010

wooden hanger, meeting, meeting, event, convention, green meetingSurprisingly, when you rent linens and other reusable event décor, your event's carbon footprint still can be quite large. To maximize green practices, be sure to pre-order everything you need so deliveries can be made in one trip, and ask the vendor to reuse the delivery accessories (such as hangers for linens). Thanks to Christine Merser, vice president of marketing and communications for Classic Party Rentals for the idea. (310-535-3660;