Take action

Things you can do to help prevent climate change.

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City-wide efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions

The Sustainability Office coordinates city-wide efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. Local businesses and non-profits offer opportunities to reduce your footprint and save money at home and at work. Click on the photo icons to learn more about the ideas listed below or get involved with a local environmental organization to prevent climate change.

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Prevent waste

Compost food and other waste through the City's Organics Recycling Program

Recycle more by following the Solid Waste and Recycling guidelines

Become a zero hero by reducing waste

Contact us

Minneapolis Sustainability


350 S. 5th Street, Room 315M
Minneapolis, MN 55415