Green Resource Guide

Welcome to the California Film Commission’s Green Resource Guide designed to help
productions minimize their environmental impact.

Visit the Green Production Guide website for more information.

Green Production Resources
  • AICP GREEN GUIDELINES
    Association of Independent Commercial Producers
  • CAL RECYCLE
    Information about recycling in California.
  • ENVIRONMENTAL MEDIA ASSOCIATION
    Organization promoting media with green content and made with green production standards. Learn more about environmental filmmaking and EMA’s Green Seal.
  • WARNER BROTHERS ENVIRONMENTAL HANDBOOK
    Click to download the .pdf. An excellent guide on how to cut costs and reduce the environmental impact of production. Provided courtesy of Warner Brothers Environmental Initiatives Department.
Green Resource Guide
Catering and Craft Services Resources
  • GOOD SAMARITAN FOOD DONATION ACT
    Explains the Good Faith Clause that covers individuals or businesses who donate food.
  • FEEDING AMERICA
    Find a food bank.
  • ROCK AND WRAP IT UP!
    Recovers food prepared, but not served, from a film production and acts as liaison between the production’s point of contact/caterer and a local anti-poverty agency. Provides a post production report of poundage donated and meals generated. To start a food donation program, please contact their National Asset Recovery Director Jessie Plotkin at 516.509.6136.
  • CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF FOODBANKS
    Find a food bank in California.
Recycling Resources
Set Construction Resources and Donations
Wardrobe Donations

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Los Angeles, CA 90028
Tel: 323.860.2960 | 800.858.4749
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