Ladybug Launch

Biological pest control practices have been put into place, including the release of ladybugs to control aphids and praying mantises to remove other damaging insects.

Green Fund Projects

Composting at the Penn Museum

The Penn Museum recieved a Fall 2012 Green Fund grant to begin composting food waste from its cafes. 

Project Leader: 
Brian McDevitt, Director of Building Operations, Penn Museum
Project Sponsor: 
Melissa Smith, Chief Operating Officer, Penn Museum
Status: 
In Progress

Fact

What we plug into the walls accounts for 37% of the energy consumed on Penn's campus.