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Limited-Time Mask Recycling Trial Launches on Campus

January 18, 2022

Sustainable Carolina is working with partners across campus to reduce waste going to the landfill. The latest program to launch is a limited-time recycling initiative for disposable face masks.

A Creek Runs Through It

November 15, 2021

Water springing from a granite ridge millions of years in the making is a main reason for Carolina’s location. Here’s a look at how that water flowing under and through campus becomes the University’s Meeting of the Waters Creek.

Sustainable Carolina Releases 2021 Report

October 29, 2021

As part of its goal to tell the story of campus sustainability, Sustainable Carolina released a report today that highlights results and progress for the year of 2021. The report aims to provide highlights of sustainability endeavors within operations, student organizations, research, academics, and community engagement at UNC-Chapel Hill.

A Crash Course on Nitrogen Footprints

September 29, 2021

A nitrogen footprint is the amount of reactive nitrogen that enters the environment through human activities minus the nitrogen that is prevented from entering the environment.

Sustainable Carolina Debuts Podcast

August 13, 2021

New format seeks to bring sustainability conversations to the campus community. Look forward to new releases throughout fall 2021.

Don’t Ditch It, Donate It!

July 28, 2021

The goal of the program is to donate and reuse items, rather than adding to the local landfills.