The Office of Campus Sustainability has been operating within Campus Operations to fulfill the three main goals of the Sustainability Strategy:
Funding For Sustainability Projects Available
Do you have an idea that can help make BGSU more environmentally-friendly? Learn how you can receive funding to make your green dream come true!
Antibacterial agents have found their way into all sorts of products - soaps, hand disinfectants, shoe inserts, counter wipes, etc. Though they may sound like the clean, healthy option, they actuall kill beneficial bacteria and may promote the development of more dangeous resistant strains.
5 Reasons Antibacterial products are bad
BGSU's recycling program
BGSU offers single-stream recycling throughout all of campus. This means all recyclables go into the recycling bin and non-recyclables go into the landfill bin. Recyclables include paper, plastics #1-7, cardboard, metal, and glass! Follow the guidelines provided on the signage to help ensure items are placed into the correct bin.
BGSU Climate Action Plan
BGSU has completed the Climate Action Plan, which drives sustainability at the University. The CAP has outlined the current status of sustainability as well as areas for planned improvement. The University has accepted the goal of being Carbon Neutral by the year 2040!
Read the plan here