Posts Tagged: reduce

Campus Bagless Day

UT Knoxville is doing its part to fight back against plastic bags by hosting the first ever Campus Bagless Day. […]

UT to Host Campus Bagless Day on Earth Day

UT’s Office of Sustainability, in collaboration with the Student Government Association’s Environmental and Sustainability Committee, is raising awareness about consumption […]

US to Ban Microbeads for 2017

President Obama sat down on Monday of last week (12/28/2015) to sign a bill banning microbeads from products sold or […]

Green Holidays

Trees are green, lights are green, wreaths and garlands and holiday-themed wrapping paper are green – but they aren’t always green in […]

Reduce Meat, Save the Environment

By now, you’ve probably heard from pamphlet-toting animal rights activists or a TED talk linked to your wall that going vegetarian […]

50 Ways to Save Water

Sick of high utility bills? Concerned about the dwindling water resources of our neighbors in the western USA and other […]

Green Your Valentine's Day

It’s that time of year. Romance is in the air, singles are complaining, and the cards, chocolate, and flowers are flying […]

Zero Waste's Five Rs

Bea Johnson’s Zero Waste Home* has been an influential book for many of us here at UT Sustainability and UT Recycling. […]

How to Waste Less Food

Did you know that approximately 40% of America’s food ends up in the landfill? Because of long shipping times, poor […]