1 Jul

Plastic Free Ecochallenge 2022

From July 1, 2022 at 12:00 am to July 31, 2022 at 12:00 am

Plastic Free Ecochallenge is a month-long effort for all of us to shift away from our single-use plastic dependency and to care for our ecosystems.  Join the WashU Plastic Free team by following this link for a chance to win plastic free prizes! How It Works: Join our team! Select your actions. Complete your actions […]

7 Apr

WUSM Farmers Market

April 7, 2022 to April 11, 2024
Every week
10:00 am

The Office of Sustainability, Operations & Facilities Management Department, and Human Resources are excited to announce the return of The School of Medicine farmers market! The market will be held year-round, rain or shine, EVERY Thursday starting April 7th from 10:00am – 2:00pm. Due to construction in Hope Plaza, the market will take place outdoors […]

20 Jul

Plastic Use in Research & Healthcare

July 20, 2022
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Zoom (link to join in the description)

Many are aware of the harm that single use plastics have on our natural environment and our bodies. However, there is still widespread use of single-use plastics in both research labs and healthcare. Globally, research labs produce 5.5 million tons of plastic waste each year, with healthcare contributing an additional 1.7 million tons in the […]