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New Eco-Reps Program Encourages Going Green at Penn

December 7, 2009

Calder Silcox, The Daily Pennsylvanian -- Unplugged electronics in dorms this winter break is all Penn’s Eco-Reps want this holiday season. New to Penn this year, the Eco-Reps program — which encourages sustainable practices through peer education — is recruiting participants for its kick-off initiative, the winter break “Power Down Challenge”

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40% by 2014 is Penn's five-year goal for recycling paper, cardboard, and commingled materials.

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