Compost Tea

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

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Shoemaker Green Featured in Penn Sustainability Review

March 17, 2014

In an article on the Philadelphia Water Department program, Green City, Clean Waters, Shoemaker Green was profiled as a green infrastructure system designed to both reduce runoff and store rainwater. Penn Sustainability Review is Penn’s only undergraduate student environmental publication. PSR was launched in Fall 2011 with a Green Fund Grant. Read the article in PSR

Fact

By turning down a thermostat by 1 degree, you can save 3% on your home energy bill.

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