Tufts Carbon Neutrality Community Engagement Session
Stop by between the hours of 12 and 3 pm on Friday, November 2, to take part in an interactive information and feedback session to learn more about the future of carbon neutrality at Tufts. Learn about the... Read More
Update on Recycling Rules - Throw Out Colored Cups, But Recycle Clear Plastic Cups
Due to shifts in global recycling systems and high contamination levels of U.S. recyclable materials, the Massachusetts DEP has recently announced new recycling rules. One major change is that colored plastic cups will no longer be accepted in... Read More
Tufts Joins the MassRIDES Clean Commute Challenge
On September 21, World Car-Free Day, Tuft participated in the Massachusetts Clean Commute Challenge. This is an annual event hosted by MassRIDES and MassDOT that encourages commuters to choose a green commute. The goal of MassRIDES is... Read More
First Green Fund Recipients Announced
The Green Fund provides funding for the implementation of sustainability-related projects proposed by the Tufts community. The following proposals have been selected for the first round of funding: solar charging stations for Hodgdon Hall, a composting initiative at... Read More
The Office of Sustainability's New Location
The Office of Sustainability is no longer located in Miller Hall. You can now find us instead at 550 Boston Avenue, on the 2nd floor. Enter on the side facing 574 Boston Ave (the CLIC... Read More
Recycling At Tufts
Find out how and where to recycle here at Tufts on the Facilities Services' Recycling and Waste Management website. There, you will also find information about our other waste reduction and zero-waste initiatives.
The Tufts Eco Map illustrates all sustainability-related locations on campus including composting bins, zip cars, bike racks, public transportation stops, hydration stations, electric vehicle charging stations and more!
The Office of Sustainability's monthly newsletter highlights recent sustainability-related news from both on and off campus, upcoming events, job postings, and other content relevant to anyone in the Tufts community.
Kelly Sims Gallagher led a Fletcher School Climate Policy Lab team that reviewed real world carbon pricing policies. In all cases, carbon pricing seems to be a cost-effective method to cut carbon pollution. https://t.co/QmjuRbd6ls
Are you curious about what's happening locally to counter and prepare for climate change? Join the Climate Coalition of Somerville on Tuesday, November 13 and help build climate resilience and community.
Applications are due November 11 for MIT's winter/spring Solve internship! Solve is aimed at developing and implementing lasting solutions to the world's most pressing challenges, from education and health, to sustainability and economic sustainability. https://t.co/dcitKAkLvJ