Discover what Washington University is doing to improve sustainability on campus, in St. Louis, and internationally.

Recycling Genius Training Returns

By Cassandra on September 2, 2017

In the fall of 2016, the Office of Sustainability introduced a new volunteer program called Recycling Geniuses in response to recurring contaminati...

A Green Transition into the New School Year

By Clara on August 30, 2017

With students coming back to campus, the quiet summer time at WashU is over. For most of us, the beginning of school is a busy time when classes, e...

MetroBus Re-Imagined

By Clara on August 29, 2017

The Office of Sustainability is happy to feature an article produced by Metro, the St. Louis region’s transit agency, who is taking the opportunity...

A Zero Waste Picnic for WashU IT Employees

By Clara on August 29, 2017

On July 19, the WashU Information Technology hosted a picnic in Forest Park celebrating the dog days of summer. The event featured hot dogs, real d...

The Bottomless Coffee Mug Program Saves Cups!

By Clara on August 29, 2017

This Monday, the Bottomless Mug program has returned to all dining facilities serving coffee on campus. Thanks to an ongoing partnership between Bo...