Sustainability Smart: On Campus
Envision for a moment what it takes to run a small city for day: waste is created, water is used, energy runs much of the communities functions. Here at UMaine we are working to mitigate the environmental, social, and economical impacts of these processes.
You can help by being Sustainability Smart.
Being Sustainability Smart call help you in more than just your experience at UMaine. Energy saving tips, water conservation, and other habits you practice here at UMaine can be applied beyond campus as well.
Recycling on campus is easier than ever! With Zero-Sort recycling, all recyclable items go in one bin! Check out our easy to read infographic to remember what is, and is not, recyclable on campus!
When you think about water usage, you might think about drinking water, and perhaps the water used to wash your clothes, but did you know that it takes 1845 gallons of water to make 1 pound of beef? See this handy list of tips to reduce your water consumption today!