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Category: Waste Reduction
March 2, 2020
Jogging With Purpose
Plogging is jogging with environmental benefits.
February 10, 2020
Landfill Waste Declines at Wolfpack Home Football Games
The Wolfpack diverted nearly 30 percent of gameday waste from the landfill in a record-setting season.
December 2, 2019
Schaub Food Science Building Goes Zero Waste
With funding from a local grant, the building has become a Zero Waste Workplace.
November 18, 2019
Making Mail More Sustainable
Campus Mail Services has implemented several sustainable practices that reduce waste on campus.
October 21, 2019
Compostable Products Now Available For Campus Events
Compostable products are available for purchase on campus.
August 28, 2019
Zero Waste Wolfpack Kicks Off Another Season
As a new season of college sports kicks off, volunteers are needed to help NC State Athletics strive for zero waste.
July 8, 2019
Finding New Life For Resources
NC State strives for stewardship by reusing and recycling during construction and renovation projects.
June 24, 2019
Students Start Paper Towel Composting Project
A student-designed pilot program tested whether compost collection is viable in all residence halls.
May 30, 2019
Football Waste Diversion Program Earns National Honor
NC State’s athletic event waste diversion program received national recognition from the Green Sports Alliance.
April 10, 2019
Wolfpack Honored At City Of Raleigh Environmental Awards
Members of the NC State community earned environmental honors from the City of Raleigh.