Best Practices

Form a team of volunteers who can manage your Clean Regattas efforts.

Reduce or eliminate the use of disposable plastic bottles.

Keep your regatta site trash free.

Provide and promote recycling services during your regatta.

Provide composting at your regatta site for food scraps and/or compostable food service products.

Use only non-toxic cleaning products during your event.

Reduce gray water runoff from your event.

Prevent the discharge of treated and untreated sewage in nearshore environments.

Prevent oil spills from happening during your event by using oil spill kits and creating an Oil Spill Response Plan. 

Reduce paper usage by switching to paperless communications. Use recycled paper for required printing.