Compost Tea

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

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Hands-on Sustainability: Eco-Reps Apply Now

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July 18, 2014

Do you have what it takes to "lead the green" among your peers? Learning and leading – both of these terms describe what it is to be an Eco-Rep at Penn. Eco-Reps are volunteers who educate, engage, and empower others in sustainability in their own offices or departments. 

Staff & Faculty Eco-Reps -- applications open

Are you motivated to make your office, lab, or larger Penn community more "green"? Apply to the Staff & Faculty Eco-Reps program to get information, support, and peer problem-solving!

College House Eco-Reps -- Deadline August 31

A student environmental leadership program that promotes sustainable lifestyles across Penn’s residential communities.

Athletics Eco-Reps -- Deadline September 7

Open to all student athletes, and selected students will work together as a group throughout the year.

Greek Eco-Reps -- Deadline September 7

A student environmental leadership program, open to all fraternity and sorority members, that promotes sustainable lifestyles across Penn’s communities.

Fact

By installing water filtration machines and stopping bottled water purchases, Penn has saved tens of thousands of dollars.

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