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Who we are

Washington State University is committed to improve its performance in sustainability in all areas of operations to meet the needs of current generations without impairing the ability to meet the needs of future generations. Washington State University will develop appropriate systems for managing environmental, social, and economic sustainability programs with specific goals, objectives, priorities, and processes.

In addition, Washington State University will continue to support the present Environmental Management System and its principles to manage environmental challenges on the Pullman Campus and extend them to other WSU campuses and locations. This policy will help Washington State University meet its responsibility to prepare students, staff, and faculty to proactively deal with the environmental, social, and economic challenges facing humanity.

 

 

 

What’s to come

Date Event Organization
March 28, 2020 Earth Hour-Lights out campaign ESA, Physics and Astronomy Club
April 8, 2020 Hunger Dinner-Oxfam International Development Club
April 18 Zero Waste Education Workshop UNA-USA
22-Apr Sustainability Fair ESA, Shark Conservation Club, International Development Club, UNA-USA, Microbiology
TBD Cycling Route w/UREC ESA/ORC
April Dine In Days-limit take-out containers Dining Services
April Bring it Back Campaign-bring back OZZI containers Dining Services
22-Apr Zero Waste Meal Options (Hillside) Dining Services
TBD Giving out Menstration Cups Period Club, Womens Center
April 20-24 Microplastics tabling Shark Conservation Club
TBD Mattress Recycling ESA
TBD TerraCycle Boxes/Event ESC, IDC, Shark
TBD Tour Compost Facility Microbiology Club
TBD Composting workshop ESC
29-Mar Sustaining Community Event College Hill Association
TBD Informational table with a demonstration Sciscentista