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Something to Celebrate: UCI Zero Waste Events

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Zero Waste Events - with a little planning, any event can become a Zero Waste Event

Help Hydro Conserve Water

Help Hydro

Help Hydro Conserve Water!

UC Irvine Receives Awards at the 2014 California Higher Education Sustainability Conferece

Higher Education Award

UCI earned two awards at the 2014 California Higher Education Sustainability Conference.

2015 RecycleMania Tournament

2015 RecycleMania Tournament

RecycleMania 2015 has come to UCI!

Plants Rising From the Ashes

Plants Rising From the Ashes

When UCI went smoke-free in January 2014, Facilities Management removed 161 ashtrays from our main campus. One year later, a volunteer team of students created 30 repurposed planters!

Association of Energy Engineers Honors UCI

Association of Energy Engineers Honors UCI

UC Irvine was presented with the International Award for Institutional Energy Management by the Association of Energy Engineers at the 2014 World Energy Engineering Congress in Washington, D.C.

UC Irvine Exceeds Energy-Reduction Goal of Federal Better Buildings Challenge

UC Irvine Exceeds Energy-Reduction Goal of Federal Better Buildings Challenge

On May 12, 2014, the U.S. Department of Energy recognized UC Irvine for surpassing its Better Buildings Challenge goal of improving campus energy efficiency by 20 percent by 2020.

UC Irvine Spreads Good Will

UC Irvine Spreads Good Will

Facilities Management and Housing, teamed up with Goodwill to help divert trash from the landfill during UCI's 2014 Move-Out Event.

UC Irvine Campus Commingled Recyling Program

UC Irvine Campus Commingled Recyling Program

The expansion of the Campus Commingled Recycling Program is evident on campus pedestrian pathways. Zero-waste clusters such as the one pictured above will allow the campus community to recycle so much more than ever before.

Zero Waste Award

Zero Waste Award

Four buildings at UC Irvine were recognized with Zero Waste Building Awards in 2013: Pippen Commons, Mesa Commons, Brandywine Commons, and the Phoenix Grill.

Facilities Management - Working For You

Working For You

Working For You is a quarterly communication from Facilities Management designed to share facility-related initiatives and encourage two-way communication.