President Obama rideshares, do you?


What is Zimride at Rochester? Zimride is a fun and easy way to share the seats in your car or catch a ride. With Zimride, you can find UR friends, classmates and coworkers going the same way you… Read More

Do Green Buildings Perform as Designed?

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International Facility Management Association Western New York Chapter Meeting Date: Thursday, November 20, 2014 Where: Ridgemont Country Club 3717 Ridge Road West Rochester, NY 14626 Registration 5:00-5:30 PM Program & Buffet Dinner 5:30-7:00 PM Do Green Buildings Perform… Read More

Read a paper – print version or online?


If you read for 30 minutes or more daily, reading a print edition has a lower environmental impact than reading the online edition.

Sustainable fridge


Don’t let your food in the fridge go bad. There is a simple way to find a recipe…

Green Cleaning Recipes: Salubrious Solutions


For an alternative to bleach in laundry: Heat ¼ cup of vinegar in microwave for 30 seconds on high. Dissolve ¼ cups of borax in the vinegar, and add ¼ cup of hydrogen peroxide.