This new Student Sustainability Training will help you learn all the basics of sustainability at Tufts, from understanding the three pillars of sustainability to environmental justice to the correct recycling rules. When you complete this... Read More
Request for Feedback – OOS Plan to Address Equity and Justice
As a sustainability office at an institution of higher education, we recognize the vital importance of social and racial justice in achieving our vision of a sustainable world and the important role we play in... Read More
Green Fund Applications Now Open
Do you have an idea to improve campus sustainability? Apply to the Green Fund to receive funding for the implementation and maintenance of your project. Previous projects include a hydroponics farm, mask recycling, the SMFA... Read More
FY 2019-20 Campus Sustainability Report Now Released
Over the past year, the Office of Sustainability has been working on compiling a succinct progress report on campus sustainability for the 2019 and 2020 fiscal years (July 2018 - June 2020). This report serves... Read More
Sign up for the New Entry CSA!
The New Entry Sustainable Farming Project, an initiative of the Tufts Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy, has their very own Community Supported Agriculture Program (CSA). The full farm share season lasts from June... Read More
The Recycling Website is moving to AccessTufts!
We’re excited to announce that we are revising the recycling website's content and moving to AccessTufts. By Wednesday, April 13th, you’ll be able to find everything you need on AccessTufts and you’ll be redirected automatically... Read More
Discounted Bluebikes Memberships Now Available!
Interested in trying Bluebikes for your commute? You’re in luck! Any employee or student at Tufts University is now eligible for a nearly 50% discount on an annual Bluebikes membership through the Tufts Corporate Bluebikes Program. A normally $99 annual membership will now cost just $52.50/year.... 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 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 the Tufts community.
This year, we had one of the most successful sustainable move outs! During the move-out period, we diverted 9 tons of donation items from the landfill. A majority of these will be donated, while some items will be distributed to FIRST students in the fall.
Check your inbox! Our July newsletter has just been sent out to our subscribers. Topics include the Sustainability Progress Report, Plastic Free July, and more! If you aren't yet subscribed, you can do so at http://go.tufts.edu/oosnewsletter
The final installation of our Sustainability at Home Tips video series is about how you can shop more environmentally consciously. Keep these tips from Taite and Hailey in mind the next time you're on the look out for something! https://bit.ly/3zR1Ucu