Captain Planet, Our Housing Hero! In a whirlwind of cheers, songs, dances and a recycling competition, 500 new University Housing student leaders received a sustainability training to remember August 21. Captain Planet (aka. Jason Rittel …
When Union South opened its doors in 2011 they rolled out their cafeteria with compost bins in nearly every corner. The patrons of Union South seemed to know what to do; the compost bins were …
The three pillars of sustainability often call for balance and compromise between environmental, social, and economic prosperity, but such is not the case with green cleaning at UW-Madison.
During the 8-day spring move-out period, volunteers helped divert nearly 96,000 pounds of clothing, carpets, furniture, electronics, and other unwanted items from landfills, according to a University Housing press release.
The Center For Green Schools has awarded UW – Madison the Innovation in Green Building Award for their work with WID.
The official grand opening of the University Bicycle Resource Center is Thursday, September 27, 2012, from 6-9:00 p.m.
The cost savings inherent to filling up your own water bottle are dramatic when looking at an individual’s habit over the course of their life, said Faramarz Vakili-Zadeh, UW’s director of campus sustainability operations.