June 23, 2018

Husky Habits | #17 – Reduce Food Waste

When you think of pollution, you likely think of car exhaust, industry fumes, and plastic litter. But do you ever think of food waste? Not many of us do, but with nearly a third of all food produced for human consumption wasted, it’s actually a significant contributor to world greenhouse gas emissions. Much of this…

March 19, 2018

Metrics Monday | Landfill Reduction

We’re back on track! Our waste diverted from landfill numbers fell a bit in 2016 but 2017 saw that number rise to 64% again, putting us back on track to meet our goal of 70% diversion by 2020. Good job UW Recycling for getting us back on the path to success!!!