Many, if most, schools and universities will soon break for the summer and begin major cleaning and maintenance efforts. This is a terrific opportunity to begin or improve a green cleaning program. ...
U.S. Department of Education recognizes sustainability initiatives at 11 colleges and universities, 15 school districts and 47 individual schools.
Some 350 colleges and universities from 48 states took part in the 2016 RecycleMania competition, in which the schools try to outdo one another in the amount of materials they recycle over two months...
The new Kern Center on the Amherst, Mass., campus is designed to be be a net-zero water, energy and waste building.
Getting rid of polystyrene foam products is part of the school's zero-waste efforts.
Project will provide renewable energy to offset 10 percent of college's electricity needs.
$15 million contract will improve efficiency of facilities on university's Jonesboro campus.
Changes mean that all standard recyclables may be placed in the same bin.