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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!

A Green Tip from Harvard Law School energy manager Eric Potkin

Devices like televisions, microwaves, scanners, and printers use standby power, even when off.

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.

Even small adjustments of just 1 or 2 degrees in temperature settings can result in large energy savings!

This online tool allows members of the HMS community to track real-time energy consumption online

Save water and energy by reducing your shower time.

As a lab that takes sustainability seriously, it is important to integrate sustainable practices into purchasing and planning strategy. Use these helpful tips when thinking about purchasing for your lab.

Harvard University Housing's 2014-2015 Sustainable Community Leaders share their tips for reducing energy at home.