Sustainability Resources

Sustainability Resources:

Buying Green in Maplewood and St. Louis- One of the easiest ways to becoming more sustainable is to “buy green;” find out how to do this while supporting your local Maplewood community!

Eating Healthy - Delicious, healthy and sustainable food options are right in the neighborhood!

Energy Efficiency - Find out easy ways you can make your home greener, cleaner and cheaper.

Gardening and Composting - Learn how to compost, pick native plants for your garden and grow food in your own backyard or through a community garden.

Recycling - Learn about how to do basic recycling in Maplewood and connect with resources for disposing of old electronics and hazardous materials. Visit the Missouri Recycling Association's Web Page for recycling resources and information.

Renewable Energy - Find out more about the rebates, technology, and savings associated with renewable energy.

Vehicle Usage - Learn more about the alternatives to driving a car and the unique advantages of each option.

Visit Pure Power's website

Recycling information for Maplewood residents

More information about recycling in the region

Visit the EPA Green Power Challenge website

If you have any interests or topics you are curious about that are not covered on this webpage please feel free to contact the Missouri Botanical Garden’s EarthWays Green Resources Hotline at or (314) 577-0246.

Resources compiled by CORO Fellow Jake Barnett