Compost Tea

Penn treats the campus soil, grass, and plants with compost tea -- an organic alternative to chemical fertilizers

Green Fund Projects

Hand Dryer Pilot Project in Ware College Hosue

This pilot project will replace paper towels with hand dryers in 20 bathrooms in Ware College House. The goal of the project is to pilot the feasibility of replacing paper towels with hand dryers, save money, and conserve paper products. 

Project Leader: 
Sara Allan, C'15
Project Sponsor: 
Martin Redman, Executive Director, College Houses & Academic Programs
In Progress


Penn has won the EPA Green Power Purchasing Award every year since 2006.