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Sustainability at The University of Iowa is framed by work of many dedicated faculty, staff and students. Just a few of the topics within sustainability are presented here. It's a dynamic list that we anticipate will evolve as the University community strives to be good stewards and advocates for sustainability.

Recycle More. Landfill Less.

Recycle like a Hawk!  The actions you take each day have a direct impact on the University of Iowa's goal to divert...

As part of its 2020 Vision, The UI is committed to reducing the carbon impact of transportation, seeking 10% reduction in per capita emissions of...

The University of Iowa Facilities Management has a number of sustainable practices and programs to make making the UI campus greener. FM also has...

Sustainable food practices at Iowa

Being a conscious consumer can help one watch the waist and waste while having a positive impact on the...

Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) promotes a whole-building approach to sustainability by recognizing performance in five key...