Water

Consider Speaking to:

Facilities Services
Housing & Food Services

Waste

Consider Speaking to:

Facilities Services (UW Recycling)

Transportation

Consider Speaking to:

Transportation/Commuter Services
Grounds and Maintenance  (Go through contact for Facilities Services)

Miscellaneous

Consider Speaking to:

Environmental Stewardship & Sustainability

Biodiversity & Living Systems

Consider Speaking to:

Planning and Architecture
Facilities Services
Transportation

Potential Projects:

  • Bioswales on Rainier Vista
  • Living Buildings (living-future.org)

Labs & Research Practices

Consider Speaking to:

Environmental Healh and Safety (http://www.ehs.washington.edu/
College on the Environment

Potential Projects:

  • Implementing Green Chemistry on a large scale at UW
  • Distribution and study of effectiveness of fume-hood sash stickers
  • Establishment of laboratory equipment exchanges to reduce waste

Efficiency & Installations

Consider Speaking to:

Housing & Food Services
Planning and Architecture
Facilities Services

Education

Consider Speaking to:

Environmental Stewardship & Sustainability
College of the Environment
Evans School of Public Affairs

Potential Projects:

  • Student/faculty-led habitat restoration and endangered species surveys
  • Outdoor Education opportunities off campus

Food

Consider Speaking to:

Housing & Food Services (HFS)

Potential Projects:

  • An anaerobic digester to turn food waste into methane for energy
  • Extensive Compostable Product Labeling
  • Expanding the reusable mug program for campus vendors
  • Farmer’s Market on Campus (partner with UW Farm?)
  • Permaculture education spaces on campus