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Climate on Campus Database

By Shannon on March 23, 2017

The Climate Team within the Office of Sustainability and the Department of Environmental Studies, with the support of I-CARES, has been working to ...

Green Cleaning Guide for Offices and Home

By Cassandra on March 9, 2017

Green Cleaners Finding environmentally-friendly cleaning products can be incredibly confusing from the glut of “green” advertising, esp...

Used Shoe Drive for Clean Water Continues

By Shannon on March 1, 2017

As the weather warms up, many people begin to think about spring cleaning. This year, start your spring cleaning early by checking your closet for ...

Green Cup 2017 Comes to a Close

By Jennifer on March 1, 2017

WashU’s annual energy reduction and sustainability competition has come to a close! Green Cup is a four-week competition to reduce energy use among...

RecycleMania 2017

By Cassandra on February 15, 2017

On February 5, WashU and over two hundred other colleges and universities kicked-off participation in RecycleMania, an eight-week waste reduction a...