- Big River Crossing
- Bluff City Canoe Club
- Greater Memphis Greenline
- Livable Memphis
- Memphis Green Drinks — (FB)
- Memphis Metropolitan Planning Office — promotes affordable regional transportation system
- MidSouth Greenprint — connecting communities in the Mid-South
- Nonconnah Creek Conservancy —
- Outdoors, Inc.
- Project Green Fork
- Sierra Club-Memphis — (FB)
- Tennessee Scenic Rivers Association — protecting clean water + free flowing rivers
- Wolf River Conservancy
GREEN GARDENING PRACTICES-
- Tons of resources on gardening without pesticides
- Ultimate Guide to Tackling Garden Pests Naturally— lots of great recipes for creating healthy pesticides.
- 100+ Ways to Conserve Water
PERMICULTURE + SUSTAINABILITY-
PESTICIDES + POISONS-
- Beyond Pesticides – extensive resource site
- Safety Fact Sheets – extensive library from Calif. – Chemicals + metals
- Tackling Garden Pests Naturally – lots of solutions for different type of pests
RECYCLING + ZERO WASTE –
- Lichterman Nature Center recycles plastic garden pots.
- Shelby County Recycling – recycling center
- Where to recycle everything in Shelby County
- Clean Memphis — sustain a cleaner Memphis
- Memphis-Shelby County Recycling Locations and Resources
- Memphis City Beautiful — loans out gardening tools.
- Memphis-Shelby Office of Sustainability — Christmas Tree & Greenery Recycling
- City of Germantown Solid Waste and Recycling Guide
- Get Green Recycleworks –
- GreenBox Memphis – reusable, rentable plastic moving boxes
- Shelby County Sheriff’s Station – takes unwanted prescriptions, 901-222-5400
- Gaia Movement of Memphis– collects used clothes
- Shelby County Landbank – 584 Adams, Memphis, TN
- Going Zero Waste – blog with great suggestions
- Zero Waste Home – Bea Johnson, “Refuse, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Rot (and only in that order) is my family’s secret to reducing our annual trash to a jar since 2008”.
- Earth 911 – Where and how to recycle over 350 recyclable materials
- The Cyber Yard – recycles corporate waste (electronics + polymers + polystyrene)
- Sustainable Resource Booklet for University of Memphis Students – great ideas for everyone to adopt
- Wheels for Wishes – link on bottled water stats, great infographic
Have we left off a useful link on sustainability? If so, please share it in the comment section below. Thank you!