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E-Waste Collection: March 20

Get your old phones, tv's, laptops, and dvd's together for UR's annual E-Waste Collection.Learn More

Get to know UR's first Sustainability Plan

Learn about how the University is designing a strategic plan for sustainability on campus and let us know what you think.Learn More

RecycleMania: Reduce to Win

Help UR compete agains schools across the country in a nationwide recycling competition.Learn More

A New Eco-Corridor is Coming to Campus

Stream restoration, invasive species removal, and a new hiking and biking trail are transforming Gambles Mill Corridor.Learn More

Free Shopping at UROSE

Drop off office supplies or do some free shopping every Wednesday from 12:15-1:15 in Puryear 114.Learn more
bees housed in two on-campus hivesRead More
solar array installed in 2016Read More
target year for University carbon neutralityRead More
LEED-certified buildings
of preconsumer food waste composted by Heilman Dining Center each year
waste diversion rate by 2025
green offices certified
students who lived in certified green rooms
sustainability courses offered each year
Sustainability Facts


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E-waste Collection & Document Shredding is happening until 2:00 today in parking lot C66.
Enjoying the beautiful weather today and so excited to see some color returning to campus!
Already practice sustainable habits, want to find out if you do, or just want to learn more about how to make your everyday life more sustainable?
Thank you @spidersengage for inviting us to talk about Sustainability Planning at this morning's Community Partners Breakfast!
It's positively balmy on campus today, but a little too quiet without students here.
Only one week until our E-Waste Collection on March 20th!
Have old laptops, phones, chargers, televisions, or other electronics?
⚠️Attention Gardeners⚠️ Due to construction for the Gambles Mill Eco-Corridor, the Community Garden will be closed for the summer 2019 season.
RecycleMania isn’t over until the end of the month!
Interested in sustainability and want to be an advocate on campus?
One of the steps is attending an Intro to Sustainability session to learn more about sustainability on campus and beyond.
Happening now until 4:00 in THC!!
Taking a moment to brag about one of our amazing interns!!
February's Sustainability Champion is Noah Sachs!