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Sending his eyes across the Bright Hockey Center ’s broad expanse, Jason Waldron marvels at how much better the place looks. Waldron, Harvard Athletics ’ facilities manager, knows that the super-efficient bulbs he installed earlier this...
organic landscaping

In spite of their “greenness”, lawns can be huge burdens on the environment. During summer try watering and mowing your lawn less often. You will conserve water, release fewer greenhouse gases, and save money. 

Zimride

Reduce your commuting carbon footprint and save money!

Here are some tips on making your holiday season more sustainable from Harvard University Housing. 

A Green Tip from Harvard Law School energy manager Eric Potkin

Freecycle clothes

This is a helpful green tip from the Harvard Kennedy School Green Team. 

HLS Green Mug Shot

Carry a travel mug to get discounts at all Harvard University Dining Halls and most other cafés.

Harvard Strategic Procurement has negotiated discounted pricing for Lumencor light engines for Harvard laboratories. This sustainable option for light boxes is currently being utilized at the Nikon Imaging Center at HMS.

Harvard's Allston Farmer's Market will host one of three drop-off locations for Mayor Thomas M. Menino's pilot program to allow Boston residents to drop off compostable food scraps for free. The other two locations are Egleston Square and Bowdoin-...
One person’s trash is another person’s treasure. This is the mantra that led to the birth of freecycling - the act of giving away unwanted items at no cost. Just say the word FREE and the crowds will follow. Freecycling is a great way to...