Upcycle furniture – clothing – art

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Throwing away used items such as plastic and glass bottles might be the easiest thing to do however, it’s certainly not the most economical. Common household trash can be creatively repurposed into useful household items that would not… Read More

UR TO COMPETE IN THE 2016 GAMEDAY RECYCLING CHALLENGE!

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The University of Rochester will compete against colleges and universities across the nation, in this year’s GameDay Recycling Challenge, a waste reduction and recycling competition. The competition will take place during our homecoming game vs. the Saint Lawrence Saints… Read More

Student’s Corner

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The first Presidential debate between Republican nominee Donald Trump and Democrat nominee Hillary Clinton will air on Monday 9/26 at 9 p.m.. The debate can be watched on most major news networks including ABC, CBS, FOX, NBC, PBS,… Read More

Healthy, Sustainable Schools and Campuses Webinar

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Administrators and facility managers are constantly looking for ways to create healthy sustainable environments. Topics covered will include sustainability issues such as green cleaning, recycling, healthy buildings and landscapes, STARS and LEED criteria, energy and water conservation, carbon… Read More

Sustainability at home – ideas

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Although electricity is relatively cheaper in the U.S vis-à-vis other MEDCs (MEDC- More Economically Developed Country), the average American allocates a considerable amount of their monthly budget to servicing their utility bill. The following are easy energy saving… Read More