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    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.

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    Meet Facilities Team Green

    Although you might have seen us around campus or tabling at Club Rochester, the University of Rochester Facilities and Services would like to officially introduce Team Green of 2014-2015. For those of you who may not know, Team… Read More

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    Student’s Corner

    If you grew up or currently live in a middle or upper-middle class neighborhood, there is a chance that environmental discrimination is a foreign concept to you. However, it is a very serious issue that everyone should be… Read More

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    Sustainable fridge

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

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    Transportation Fair Today and Tomorrow

    Are you interested in making your commute easier, more affordable, or better for your health? Come to the 2014 Transportation Fair! We have a host of services and programs to help you get a ride, share a ride,… 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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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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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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