After clinching second place in the Eastern Conference, the Houston Dynamo begin their playoff run to the 2011 MLS Cup. The Dynamo were able to clinch their playoff seed with a win over the LA Galaxy in their regular season finale, capping off an exciting 2011 campaign and setting the stage for an exciting playoff run.
The Dynamo players were not the only ones with an impressive record this year. During the 2011 regular season, the Dynamo and Greenstar partnered to provide recycling at every home game and the fans took full advantage. Over the course of the season, the Dynamo and their fans recycled over 14 tons of material that would have otherwise been sent to the landfill. All of these efforts resulted in an impressive environmental impact. Check out their stats:
The Dynamo are also making green strides in their new stadium by purchasing local and recycled materials, installing water efficient fixtures, and continuing to recycle with Greenstar. Fans can join these initiatives by utilizing the Greenstar bins during the Dynamo's home playoff games or by dropping off household recycling at Greenstar's Houston facility.