Solo in the Community
Q: With what organizations has Solo Cup Company partnered?
A: Solo partners with Keep America Beautiful, a national organization dedicated to the cleanup of communities, education on litter, recycling and hands-on stewardship to make America's communities cleaner, greener, and more livable. Other partnerships include Keep Chicago Beautiful and the Chicago Cubs.
Q: Why is Solo working with Keep America Beautiful?
A: Partnering with Keep America Beautiful is a natural fit for Solo because the organizations' focus on issues of litter prevention, waste reduction and recycling, and community beautification. Keep America Beautiful has been working for more than 50 years to help protect our environment and make America's communities cleaner, greener, safer, and more livable.
Q: Are Solo employees involved in Solo's sustainability efforts?
A: Solo employees are very involved in Solo's sustainability efforts and many of them are part of the Solo Sustainability Action Network. The Solo Sustainability Action Network is a group of passionate Solo employees who volunteer their time and energy to help promote a positive environmental future in and around the communities where Solo has facilities. Volunteers identify their own local or companywide projects and then lead the way in executing them. These might include community cleanup events, collection programs at festivals, or sponsoring recycling drives at Solo facilities.