We teach communities how to live sustainably.

Kroger Compost Pilot

Urban Green Lab and Kroger’s Nashville headquarters are partnering together to pilot food waste composting service for Metro Nashville Public Schools in 2019.

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Sustainability Education

At Urban Green Lab, we organize, train, and connect visionaries in classrooms, households, and workplaces so they feel empowered to teach others how and why to make more sustainable choices.

Our Programs

Sustainable Classrooms

Sustainable Classrooms trains teachers how to integrate sustainable living concepts into their year-round and become career-long advocates within schools for sustainable living education.

Sustainable Households

Urban Green Lab’s Households Division trains professionals at the neighborhood level to create sustainable living education systems that inspire residents and families to be part of the solution.

Sustainable Workplaces

Urban Green Lab recognizes and trains companies how to grow sustainable workplaces cultures.

Food Waste Initiatives

Urban Green Lab is partnering with organizations to develop and implement strategies and tools as models for cities around the country.

Recent News

Sunday, June 9 we celebrate 10 years of sustainable living, passion, and achievement.

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Students Found 131 Pounds of Food Waste. Here’s What They’re Doing About It.