July 30, 2019

Harborview Medical Center and University of Washington Medical Center received the 2019 Top 25 Environmental Excellence Award from Practice Greenhealth.

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3 years 9 months ago

A efficient, clean-burning cookstove developed by the non-profit BURN Design Lab - collaborating with UW mechanical engineers - can reduce the amount of fuel needed by 55 percent while also...

3 years 10 months ago

The University of Washington’s Green Seed Fund has approved three projects to receive funding for 2016. This is the third year the Green Seed Fund has awarded money to research projects on campus...

3 years 10 months ago

Nominations are now open for the seventh annual Husky Green Awards at the University of Washington, which which recognize students, faculty, staff and teams from all UW campuses...

3 years 11 months ago

Thank you to everyone who helped make 2015 a great year. We're looking forward to an even better 2016!

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3 years 11 months ago

A new University of Washington study has confirmed the best option for disposing of unused food and yard waste is composting rather than sending it to the landfill.

Food waste generates the...

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3 years 11 months ago

UW researchers studying trees in the Rocky Mountain West have found trees use different coping strategies when faced with drought and warmer temperatures. The results may help scientists determine...

4 years 1 week ago

The University of Washington is among the most sustainable schools in North America, according to the Sustainability Tracking, Assessment and Rating System (STARS).

The UW submitted its ...

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4 years 2 weeks ago

The University of Washington has joined schools across the country in signing on to a White House climate pledge.

The...

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4 years 2 weeks ago

The University of Washington's Climate Impacts Group has released a report summarizing research on the likely effects of climate change in the Puget Sound region.

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