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Help Beautify Our Campus, Volunteer for Cleanup Day

In preparation for the fall semester, the Office of Sustainability is working closely with Facilities Management to coordinate this year’s Cleanup Day.

LED Lights at Fresh Food Company to Lower Energy Usage, Costs

New lighting inside the Fresh Food Company in Moody Towers is expected to save money on energy, reduce air-conditioning usage and last longer.

Number of LEED-Accredited Professionals in FP&C Continues to Grow

Facilities Planning and Construction now has five staff members who have LEED accreditation.

Young Campers Cultivate Their Minds in Community Garden

When Sarah Kelly spends time in the community garden on campus, it is usually to cultivate vegetables.

REEcycle Takes Top Prize In National Clean Energy Competition

The team from the University of Houston developed a profitable way to reclaim rare earth elements from magnets in electronics and will now receive technical, legal and other assistance from competition sponsors.

Office of Sustainability Relaunches its Blog

The Office of Sustainability has resurrected its online blog and plans to fill it with all sorts of valuable information.

Lucky Student Wins Gift Card for Taking Earth Day Festival Survey

One lucky student received a special prize last week for filling out a survey after attending this past spring's Earth Day Festival at the University of Houston.

University Already Eyeing Next Year's RecycleMania Competition

UH Community Invited to Upcoming Earth Day Festival

Come learn more about environmental causes and living sustainably during the annual Earth Day Festival at the University of Houston.

Sarah Kelly to Lead UH Office of Sustainability

Sarah Kelly has joined the University of Houston as the new program manager for the Office of Sustainability.

Event Will Kick Off Recyclemania Activities On Campus

RecycleMania activities on the University of Houston campus get underway Jan. 30 with a special kickoff event in Butler Plaza.

Best Guess at Sustainability Fest Earns One Person a Prize Package

During the annual Sustainability Fest at the University of Houston, members of the UH community had the chance to guess how many recyclable bottle caps were inside a glass container


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