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Fall Collection Day is Wednesday, December 6!

Published: Nov 7th, 2017

Join Sustainable UF Wednesday, December 6 for our Fall Collection Day! This event makes it easy and convenient to get rid of unwanted household items, clothing, hazardous waste, old electronics, […]

The Latest from Sustainable UF

Published: May 5th, 2017

Do you want to be in the know when it comes to all things related to sustainability at UF and in Gainesville? Sign up for the Sustainable UF E-Newsletter Incredible […]

UF awarded silver status in Bicycle Friendly University program

UF awarded silver status in Bicycle Friendly University program

Published: Dec 1st, 2016

December 1, 2016 On November 29, the League of American Bicyclists announced 51 new and renewing Bicycle Friendly Universities℠ (BFUs)  from 25 states, There are now 164 BFUs in 44 […]

Interns promote campus sustainability at national conference

Published: Nov 8th, 2016

By Darcy Schild Contributing Writer For Layne Marshall, interning with the UF Office of Sustainability has provided not only an outlet to promote sustainable living, but has also helped her […]

Electric motorcycles make a strong statement at Sustainable Transportation Fair

Electric motorcycles make a strong statement at Sustainable Transportation Fair

Published: Oct 31st, 2016

By Monica Humphries Contributing Writer University of Florida Police Department is making a loud statement with quiet vehicles. Last year, UFPD purchased two 2014 Zero DS electric motorcycles. This year, […]

Gator CSA Program Returns for Fall

Published: Sep 28th, 2016

By Raegan Daley Intern & Contributing Writer Sustainable food practices are in full bloom this fall, as the Gator Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) program prepares to return for its sixth […]

UF Physical Plant Division receives Environmental Sustainability Award

UF Physical Plant Division receives Environmental Sustainability Award

Published: Jun 23rd, 2016

The University of Florida Physical Plant Division was awarded the 2016 Recycle Florida Today (RFT) Environmental Sustainability Award for its Organics Diversion program at the annual conference in St. Augustine […]

UF earns top honors in Kill the Cup Challenge

UF earns top honors in Kill the Cup Challenge

Published: Dec 9th, 2015

Campaign saves 267,000 cups from landfill, awards social impact grants to six winning teams SAN DIEGO, December 9, 2015 – Kill The Cup today announced the winners of the 2015 […]

One Less Car Campaign highlights importance of sustainable transportation

One Less Car Campaign highlights importance of sustainable transportation

Published: Nov 11th, 2015

By Michelle McNally, Contributing Writer GAINESVILLE, Fla. — On any given weekday there can be 50,000 students, 17,000 faculty and staff and a number of visitors on UF’s campus. With […]

Kill the Cup Challenge enters final days of competition

Published: Nov 10th, 2015

By Jessica Schein, Contributing Writer The Pumpkin Spice latte is back this fall at Starbucks along with a new recycling initiative for the university. The “Kill the Cup” challenge, which […]