University of Rochester and Medline Partner to Reduce Waste in ORs


To keep an operating room (OR) running smoothly, doctors, nurses, staff and the facility must all work in unison. The hundreds of products used for each procedure must be immediately available with a high degree of reliability and… Read More

RecycleMania 2015 Results Are In


After the commencement of the 8-week long competition striving to reduce waste reduction and prompt recycling on school campuses across the country, RecycleMania results are finally in. Although these results are important, the competition also generated effects more… Read More

Go Green this Earth Day


In celebration of Earth Day, the University of Rochester offers multiple ways to pay tribute to the environment. Employees, faculty, and students alike are invited to get involved in order to help support the University community’s dedication to… Read More

New “Green Confessions” Video


The Facilities Team Green student interns have feverishly worked on many projects this academic year, including RecycleMania, and now Earth Day is just around the corner. One of the group’s latest creations is a video titled Green Confessions.  In this video the… Read More

Steam Green: Cogen Plant a Sustainable Alternative


These past few months, undoubtedly, many have sought warmth and relief from the outside air within the University of Rochester campus buildings. Many years ago, the University heated those buildings on campus by burning coal and distributing steam…. Read More