NRDC is Leading the Way in the Greening of Professional Sports

Fact Sheet
March 18, 2011

Since 2004, NRDC has been a leader in the greening of professional sports. As a result of NRDC's work, more than 100 professional teams have adopted environmental initiatives at their stadiums or arenas, and countless "Jewel Events" by the leagues have benefitted from NRDC's guidance and expertise. As the principal advisor of professional sports greening, NRDC is routinely asked to speak about its sports greening work at league conferences, industry meetings, colleges and government agencies nationally.