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UW adopts new Green Building Standard

The UW Green Building Standard ensures that all construction and renovation projects maximize energy and water efficiency, reduce carbon emissions and align with principles of equity, ecological harmony and health & well-being.
Jul 09, 2024
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2024 Husky Sustainability Award winners

Learn about the students, faculty and staff who were named 2024 Husky Sustainability Award winners.
May 14, 2024
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UW completes first comprehensive Greenhouse Gas inventory

This is the UW’s first comprehensive inventory of its direct emissions since 2005 and the first time ever the University has quantified the emissions connected to our purchased goods and services.
Mar 11, 2024

Our impact

University-wide effort

Sustainability is part of the fabric of our university, and our actions have a broad impact beyond our campuses. People and groups across the UW are working for a sustainable future. Learn more about sustainability in campus operations, academics and the student experience.

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