Tempe's education recycling information center (ERIC) is a 38' foot trailer with a variety of hands-on interactive displays that educates the public on how to conserve natural resources through solid waste best practices. Seventy-five percent of the interior furnishings of the ERIC trailer is made of recycled/reclaimed materials. It features the latest in green building design principles and construction materials. The floor surfaced is made out of recycled tennis shoes. ERIC is powered by biodiesel a renewal resource and uses sky-lights for interior lighting.
ERIC can be easily set-up at schools and events, it brings the field trip experience to the doorsteps of the community. The trailer is self-contained, ADA accessible, and can be easily set-up. The ERIC trailer is an integrated approach to learning and goes beyond words; it demonstrates how to live sustainable lifestlyes through recycling.
To reserve the ERIC trailer for your school or community event in the City of Tempe click here