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    Eyglasses Recycling March Collection

    In conjunction with the Recyclemania competition and National Eye Donor Month, University Facilities and Services will be collecting eyeglasses through the month of March to be recycled. This month, you can mail your unwanted glasses to: University Mail Services at… Read More

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    Student’s Corner

    Have you ever wondered what opportunities there are to become “greener” on campus? Being new to campus as a freshman, and new to Team Green, I wanted to do some internet exploring to find out all the opportunities… Read More

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    Forestry

    Forest products companies have been distancing themselves from places with unsustainable practices, and encourage consumers to only purchase from places certifiably sustainable forestry practices.

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    Teamwork Becomes “Greenwork” in an Office Cleanout

    Teamwork is used globally as a strategy for completing tasks. In the business world, it is said to improve companies by boosting morale, increasing efficiency, creating innovation, and providing flexibility. In early February, a professor and researcher retired… Read More

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    Student’s Corner

    Last week, there was an article in the Opinions section of the Campus Times regarding EcoReps’ Kickoff Party for Recyclemania with suggestions Facilities and students “can take to further reduce the University’s footprint”. While I think the suggestions are with… Read More

University Facilities and Services Mission

To create and manage a physical environment that promotes academics, student life, healthcare, research, and public service at the University of Rochester through our core values of teamwork, trust, integrity, professionalism and quality.

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Awards

The University is a Tree Campus USA for the fourth year in a row, the Arbor Day Foundation has announced. Tree Campus USA is a national program created in 2008 to honor colleges and universities for effective campus forest… Read More

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Recycling

How to Recycle – Ink Jet and Toner Cartridges You can mail ink jet and toner cartridges to University Mail Services. Please place in original or replacement packaging and mail to PO Box 270001. On River Campus, you… Read More

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2013 Milestones

Each year the University of Rochester updates its Sustainability Milestones. The modernization of the Central Utilities chillers is one of the accomplishments. 2013 includes accomplishments in the areas of Computing, Ecology, Energy, Hazardous Materials LEED, Power Plant, Purchasing, and… Read More

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