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Apply today: 2016 SISL student and mentor opportunities

The Fourth Annual Student Institute for Sustainability Leadership Are you passionate about the future of the planet?  Do you want to be a leader in creating economic vitality, social justice, and environmental balance? If the [...]

May 31st, 2016|
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Restrooms Are for Recycling, Too, Says GCA Winner UC Irvine

Congratulations to the University of California, Irvine for winning the Green Cleaning Award (GCA) Honorable Mention (Recycling) for 2015. The green cleaning program at UCI is only four years old, and this is already the [...]

May 31st, 2016|
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A Great Use for UC Irvine’s Garbage | KCET

Food scraps from UC Irvine’s commissary used to be sent to landfills where it  produced destructive greenhouse gases. But in Orange County, a state-of-the-art recycling plant takes that yucky garbage and turns it into a [...]

May 23rd, 2016|

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Restrooms Are for Recycling, Too, Says GCA Winner UC Irvine

Congratulations to the University of California, Irvine for winning the Green Cleaning Award (GCA) Honorable Mention (Recycling) for 2015. The green cleaning program at UCI is only four years old, and this is already the [...]

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The University of California, Irvine is committed to sustainable practices that minimize the campus’s “ecological footprint” and conserve finite resources for future generations. We strive to engage students, faculty, staff, the community, and other institutions in the pursuit of common solutions to address social, cultural, and economic needs while protecting the beauty and resources of the natural world around us.