sustainability

Finishing strong, Recycle Rice-Eccles COVID-style

Participate in interactive bingo during the game Dec. 3 and enter to win a Sustainable Tailgate Package from ASUU.


A view overlooking salt lake valley from the University of Utah campus at sunset. On the horizon, you can see faint mountains that are obscured by hazy air, showing an example of air pollution that builds up in the valley.

Air pollution spikes reduce test scores

More frequent peak air pollution exposure was associated with reduced math and English language arts test scores for third graders in all primary public schools in Salt Lake County.


Continuing to Recycle Rice-Eccles COVID-style

Many of us don’t realize how much waste our day-to-day life can generate, so here are a few suggestions to make your virtual tailgate a little less wasteful.


landscape photo of DESRI's Hunter Solar site in Emery County, Utah set against mountains and blue sky

The U reaches 71% renewable energy

A new solar energy contract drastically reduces the university’s carbon footprint.


Go green and ride electric for less

Magnum e-bikes are now available at 10% off through the Campus Store.


RedPrint: A secure, sustainable approach to campus printing

Control when and where your jobs are released.


How Salt Lake’s buildings affect its climate future

Researchers say that building policies now can have big impacts on energy use in the future.


Pilot an Air Quality Scholars program

Air pollution is a major problem in Utah and around the world.


U exceeds federal energy reduction commitment

The University of Utah has been using less energy as it rapidly expands.


U logs more trips than any team in Clear the Air Challenge

The U logged 24,517 trips, which is over 10,000 trips more than any other team.