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B- on the Green Report Card

The College Sustainability Report Card is the only independent evaluation of campus and endowment sustainability activities at colleges and universities in the United States and Canada. In contrast to the academic focus on sustainability in research and teaching, the Report Card examines colleges and universities, as institutions, through the lens of sustainability.


National Wildlife Federation Campus Ecology

It recognizes colleges and universities for exemplary efforts and awards academic letter grades (A through D) for collective, national performance on environmental literacy, energy, water, transportation, landscaping, waste reduction and more.


EPA PAC 10 Challenge

UW Facilities Services Campus Engineering & Operations won the 2006/2007 PAC 10 challenge for best sustainable practices in utilizing green power procurement.

EPA Green Power Partnership College & University Green Power Challenge

The UW received the Green Power Challenge award for helping the PAC-12 conference achieve the largest collective use of green power.

Commuter Challenge Diamond Award

The goal of the Diamond Awards is to publicly recognize those local businesses and employee transportation coordinators that regularly go “above and beyond” when it comes to providing trip reduction programs to employees. Commuter Challenge showcases effective employee transportation programs in the King County region.

UWMC Hospitals for a Healthy Environment Leadership Award

The primary goal of the H2E effort is to educate health care professionals about pollution prevention opportunities in hospitals and healthcare systems. Through activities such as: the development of best practices, model plans for total waste management, resource directories, and case studies; the project hopes to provide hospitals and healthcare systems with enhanced tools for minimizing the volumes of waste generated and the use of persistent, bioaccumulative, and toxic chemicals.

Making Medicine Mercury Free Award H2E, Hospital for a Healthy Environment

UW Medicine recognized by H2E

2016-2015 Awards
2015-2016 Awards
2014-2015 Awards
2013-2014 Awards
2012-2013 Awards
2011-2012 Awards
2010-2011 Awards
2009-2010 Awards
2008-2009 Awards
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2005-2006 Awards