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November 27, 2013

Use these Did You Know? posters to illustrate the reality of waste minimization.Read more »

November 27, 2013

Morris Arboretum is working to have its Compton Café certified as a Green Restaurant® by the Green Restaurant Association. They are working on accumulating points in seven categories such as water...Read more »

November 27, 2013

The Perelman School of Medicine launched a Recycling Room on November 15. Located on the 2nd Floor of...Read more »

November 25, 2013

Penn uses Northeast Philadelphia-based Revolution Recovery for its Small Projects Group construction and demolition waste recycling. Revolution Recovery’s corporate mission — to keep materials out of landfills — strongly aligns...Read more »

November 25, 2013

The Wharton Staff Town Hall and Staff Appreciation Gathering, a luncheon held twice each academic year, offers an opportunity for Dean Thomas S. Robertson and other Wharton senior administrators to...Read more »

November 25, 2013

Thanks to the generous gift from the Class of 1977 with cooperation from the School of Social Policy and Practice and Facilities and Real Estate Services, 3815 Walnut Street now...Read more »

November 22, 2013

Take some time this weekend to ReThink your wardrobe and do a closet clean-out.  Maybe you have outgrown or out-worn some of your clothes and shoes, but these items could do someone...Read more »

November 21, 2013

Members of the Penn Community seeking to significantly reduce their office printing costs can now take advantage of Penn’s new Managed Print Services (MPS) Program....Read more »

November 20, 2013

Penn’s Division of Facilities and Real Estate Services with help from outside consultants, Haley & Aldrich, is currently in the process of implementing a campus-wide Solid Waste Management Plan. The SWMP...Read more »

November 19, 2013

As part of Penn’s ReThink Your Footprint campaign, student Eco-Reps will be participating in a week-long activity tracking their personal waste disposal habits.  Each Eco-Rep will receive a 5” x...Read more »

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Penn was presented with the Office Depot Special Recognition Award for the University’s sustainable purchasing practices in 2013.

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