Huskies Going Green

October 18, 2013

Alaska Airlines Arena, Husky Stadium to promote green initiatives at sporting events

The University of Washington Athletic Department's sustainability program has chosen GreenDrop Recycling Stations to help implement their strategic sustainability plans for waste diversion at Alaska Airlines Arena and the newly renovated Husky Stadium.

Husky Stadium recycling program gets national praise

October 10, 2013

Husky Stadium is going green for this Saturday’s huge match-up against Oregon, and we’re not talking about the Ducks’ uniforms.

The University of Washington is getting national attention and recognition for its recycling and sustainable efforts at Husky Stadium. The National Resources Defense Council, anational non-profit environmental group, recently featured the stadium's recycling program in a report and called the university a “game changer” on college campuses.

Husky Stadium recognized as “Game Changer” in sustainability

August 26, 2013

The newly renovated Husky stadium is starting the fall season with a win for the environment. Today, the National Resources Defense Council featured Husky Stadium in its list of ten “Collegiate Game Changers”—University athletic programs that excel in green practices. A case study highlighting the stadium’s sustainable accomplishments is included in a report by the council.