Jan. 28, 2019

The University of Washington has been recognized as one of the most sustainable higher education institutions in North America, according to the Sustainability Tracking, Assessment and Rating System (STARS).

The Daily
11 years 5 months ago

Late last month, the city of Seattle adopted a new recycling program to provide more recycling options for the city’s residents.

The change means Seattle residents can now recycle more...

UW Daily
11 years 5 months ago

Preserving the environment is a passionate subject for many in the Pacific Northwest. That passion helped spark lively discussions about the topic of how to address environmental challenges last...

Environmental Stewardship and Sustainability Office
11 years 5 months ago

The CFL Exchange Project, to be conducted in April, will exchange all incandescent light bulbs on Seattle campus with energy savings CFL bulbs. The task is being led by UW senior Chris Bruno, with...

The Daily
11 years 6 months ago

Nearly 40 years ago, Congress passed legislation to control air pollution and clean up our skies. The Clean Air Act and its subsequent revisions have been widely successful at cleaning up the...

UWeek
11 years 6 months ago

New research that builds on data collected more than three decades ago demonstrates that lizards living in tropical forests in Central and South America and the Caribbean could be in serious peril...

UW Tacoma
11 years 6 months ago

Join UW Tacoma in celebrating Earth Week 2009! The following are summaries of each day's events, please visit the Earth Week website for more details. Saturday, April 18th: Giving Garden Expansion...

Sustainability: The Journal of Record
11 years 6 months ago

From paper collection to waste audits, the “R” word is a big one at North American schools of higher learning. Read more about what the University of Washington is doing with their recycling and...

UWeek
11 years 6 months ago

Fleet Services (formerly Motor Pool) has added some new features to its UCAR program, making car-sharing more convenient -- and green -- than ever for the UW community. Four UCARs are now...

UW Tacoma
11 years 6 months ago

The University of Washington Tacoma has received funding through the Greater Tacoma Community Foundation to establish a new institute dedicated to service learning and sustainability. Now only a...