Meet the student problem-solvers who are rethinking the way we produce and consume while helping power the economy of the future. Wege Prize—an annual competition that ignites game-changing solutions for the future by inspiring college students around the world to collaborate across institutional, disciplinary, and cultural boundaries and create innovative ideas for a circular economy—has announced the […]
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Join this webinar to hear about recently released reporting findings focusing on the progress of sustainability and recycling activities on U.S. campuses and how to use the data as a benchmark for university sustainability programs.
The SEAS NY Conference is a student-led conference taking place on April 17th, 2021, aiming to inspire sustainability leaders and provide resources and support across networks at universities in New York State.
Learn about trends driving higher diversion in office settings Office recycling programs have existed for decades yet many struggle to capture even half of the recoverable items in the waste stream. In recent years, however, leading universities, corporations and government agencies have shown how modernizing outdated waste and recycling collections systems can remove structural barriers […]
A solution to impact waste diversion goals. Foam Cycle is a system that can process the bulky hard-to- recycle-material we know as ‘foam.’ Foam Cycle (patent-pending) offers cities, towns and municipalities an efficient way to immediately begin collecting, densifying and re-purposing foam packaging waste at a municipal drop-off site. Learn about: Metrics: Get data on […]
The World Sustainable Develop Teach-In Day is a day for faculty and lecturers pick a Sustainable Development Goal and offer an in-person or online lesson on it. Online options include a live webinar or a pre-recorded one. Academic staff from universities anywhere can participate. The open access action nature of the event aims to facilitate […]
This live awards ceremony celebrates 11 outstanding winners advancing sustainability through projects, initiatives and research by students, faculty and staff at higher education institutions. This year’s winners span in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Spain, Portugal and Australia.
The National Zero Waste Virtual Conference is a three-day educational and networking event organized by the National Recycling Coalition. Hear from local, national and international experts on the latest updates and best practices to get to zero waste.
The 2020 Fall WasteWise Forum will be held virtually on Tuesday, November 10 from 10:00 am-12:00 pm. This forum is particularly relevant for Massachusetts businesses and institutions that generate food waste. Presentations will include information on the commercial organics waste ban and will highlight businesses and institutions with food waste diversion programs.
This forum is particularly relevant for Massachusetts businesses and institutions that generate food waste.