Eco-Friendly

The Eco-Friendly Committee works to reduce the carbon footprint of the temple by implementing
as many “green” projects as possible. It meets monthly to discuss the status of its projects. Bill Konkel
is Chairman of the committee. He can be reached at irisnet@optonline.net

Completed Projects:
— Participating in United Nations – Climate Neutral program
— Built a “youth garden” to teach students about organic gardening
— Water bottle filling fountain
— Switched to plates & mugs for Onegs and other events
— Coordinated with Gala for cardboard recycling

Proposed Projects:
— Classroom recycling bins
— Reusable tablecloths for Nursery school projects
— Compost generator