Sustainable Practices

Sustainable Practices

 

  • Discount applicable if reusable container is used on campus at the Student Center, Library Cafe, and Closet Cafe.
  • Replace plastic bottles with a reusable water bottle. Saves both money and resources. Reusable water bottles can be easily filled at filling stations located in the Sports Center.
  • Walk to locations instead of driving. This saves resources, money, and is a good form of exercise
  • Replace paper plates and plastic silverware with reusable plates and silverware.
  • Take notes on a laptop rather than in a notebook.
  • Donate old clothing and shoes to Goodwill or Salvation Army.
  • Add a plant to your dorm to add personality and remove carbon dioxide and provide healthy air.
  • Take only as much food as you can eat. Putting food away before sitting down at the table will reduce the amount you eat.
  • Take shorter showers as well as lowering the temperature.
  • Turn off water while brushing teeth and doing the dishes.
  • Unplug electronics when they aren’t in use.
  • Buy locally produced goods.