Be an agent of change for a more sustainable future.
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Plastic Waste Reduction
Learn how you can reduce plastic waste and help UCalgary divert 80 per cent of our waste from landfills.
Sustainable Coffee Breaks
Did you know that UCalgary is a certified Fair Trade campus? Support our designation and make your coffee consumption sustainable.
National Pollinator Week
Learn why pollinators are important and how to support them.
Learn why idling negatively impacts the environment and why UCalgary advocates for sustainable commuting.
Learn more about how appointing a Comfort Champion can help your office strike a balance between thermal comfort and energy efficiency.
What's in a Third-Party Certification?
Learn about sustainable third-party certifications.
Learn more about energy conservation.
Learn more about sustainable transportation.
Learn more about waste reduction.
Learn more about water conservation.
Sustainability Moment Videos
Turn the Key. Be Idle-Free.
Avoid idling on campus. Help UCalgary reduce its environmental footprint and encourage sustainable commuting.
A Sustainable Commute
Every time you use transit you take a car off the road and help UCalgary reach its goal of becoming a carbon neutral campus by 2050.
Some Things are Better Sorted
By 2020, UCalgary is committed to diverting 80 per cent of waste from landfills. Start a new habit and sort your garbage using our four stream waste bins.
All Waste has its Place
UCalgary strives to become a zero waste community. Use the four stream waste bins available on campus to create a zero waste culture.