Sept. 13, 2019

The University of Washington has received recognition as a national leader in sustainability by the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE). The UW is among the top universities and earned special recognition for its sustainability work in the transportation and food & dining categories.

3 years 11 months ago

Get your nominations in for this year's Husky Green Awards!

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3 years 11 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...

4 years 48 min 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...

4 years 1 week 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...

4 years 4 weeks 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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4 years 1 month 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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4 years 1 month 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 month 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 months ago

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

The...