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.