We are big on the three Rs at Sports Basement. We do our best to make it easy for people to recycle and upcycle stuff by collecting a multitude of not-for-landfill items at our stores. That includes batteries, shoes, shopping bags and more — check your local store to see exactly what they accept.
Sports Basement has teamed up with Waste to Waves to collect all that evil Styrofoam (aka EPS Foam) we all get from packaging.
Sports Basement and its customers use a lot of plastic shopping bags. This not-so-green fact had been hanging over our heads for a while. So we set out to find a 100% recycled paper bag that wouldn't break the bank.
Celebrate Earth Day at Sports Basement Walnut Creek!
Sports Basement has been an environmentally friendly company from the beginning, but we're always looking for ways to ramp up our green efforts.
Even though the mountains are turning white, the ski techs at Sports Basement are always thinking green.
We love these new bags made in Seattle by Alchemy Goods. They are made of upcycled bike tubes, seatbelts and advertising banners.
Our Presidio and Bryant Street stores now accept small, empty gas canisters for recycling.
We've partnered with Bolder this week to encourage folks to pick up litter. Post the details of your action at Bolder to be rewarded with a little SB dough.
We made this training video a few years ago to impress upon new employees the importance of the three Rs at the Basement. Watch closely for a cameo appearance by Mr. T.
Maybe you already know that we collect used athletic shoes. But have you ever wondered what happens to the shoes after you drop them off?