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Here's a green tip to help reduce disposables in your meeting areas.

The pristine glass doors of the Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) West lobby open, and out rolls a wheelchair onto the sidewalk. But it doesn’t belong to a patient—it’s being used as a makeshift trolley, and it bears a plastic...
With scales zeroed, Tyvek suits on, and hot coffee at the ready, Harvard Medical School conducted a waste survey or “audit” prior to December’s holiday break. The audit tracked how much trash could have been reused or diverted to...
Could a better understanding of the brain’s reward system — a network fine-tuned over millions of years and laser-focused on survival — help mankind skirt environmental disaster? Ann-Christine Duhaime thinks it’s entirely...
Here at Harvard, we love our technology and devices. It enables so much of what we do—from enhancing the classroom experience, to enabling cutting edge research, to supporting day-to-day operations and the residential experience. But our...
In an ever evolving technological world, the proliferation of electronic goods presents a unique challenge for waste management. When computers, tablets or smartphones are disposed, these “e-waste” materials can contain extractable,...