Compost Tea

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

News

Penn Doubles Its Purchase of Wind-Generated Power to 10 Percent of Energy Need

April 21, 2003

In September 2002, the federal Environmental Protection Agency and the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection honored the University for its commitment to alternative energy consumption.
Press Release

Fact

The average distance food travels from farm to plate is 1,500 miles.

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