Students Corner

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As members of Team Green Facilities and Services, we are always looking for new ways to educate and engage people with issues of sustainability! In our digital age, one of the effective ways to do that is through… Read More

University of Rochester Recognized for Campus Facilities Sustainability Progress

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(Pictured Above from left to right: Patricia Beaumont, Director of Support Operations, Glenn Smith, President of APPA, and Fazeelah Chappell, Acting Recycling Coordinator)   On July 24, 2014, the University of Rochester was awarded the prestigious APPA 2014 Sustainability… Read More

New LED Lighting at Central Utilities

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At the University of Rochester’s Central Utilities Plant, new, high efficiency LED light fixtures were installed to replace existing lighting. In the chiller high bay area of the plant, five 400W Mercury Vapor and fifteen 400W Metal Halide lights were… Read More

New Bike Cages at URMC – East Drive

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The University of Rochester Medical Center recently installed new covered bike cages at the East Drive entrance of the parking garage. This is the second fully enclosed, weather-protected, secure bike cage in the ramp garage. This supplements the… Read More

Green in the Office

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Go Green in your office – get a plant on your desk! Plants absorb indoor air pollution and increase the flow of oxygen.