News for Staff

Friday, March 3, 2017

Waste changes are coming to Waterloo Region

Waste change graphics

Starting March 6th, the Region of Waterloo is changing the way that waste is collected. To ensure your garbage is collected properly and to keep our community and neighbourhoods clean, please review the following information.

Thursday, July 7, 2016

Eco-Summit continues to build campus sustainability networks

Attendees listening to start of Eco-Summit

What do Brexit, community gardens, and climate change have in common?  Attendees at Waterloo’s third annual Eco-Summit learned about the global, local, and University networks that are building a sustainable future, as well as the tensions within and between those networks.

Monday, March 28, 2016

Waterloo Launches 1000 Acts of Green Campaign

1000 Acts of Green, #1000GreenUW

Jean Andrey, Dean of Environment, has issued the #1000GreenUW campus-wide challenge to the University of Waterloo community in the lead up to Earth Day (April 22nd).

Thursday, March 10, 2016

Research and Technology Park Commits to 40% Per-Capita Emissions Reduction

University of Waterloo Aerial Image

The David Johnston Research + Technology Park (R+T Park) University of Waterloo and its tenants have committed to a Greenhouse Gas Reduction Target through Sustainable Waterloo Region’s Regional Carbon Initiative (RCI).

Monday, November 16, 2015

Waterloo Receives Stormwater Management Award

RAIN logo

On Thursday, November 12th, The University of Waterloo was the recipient of the Stormwater Management Community Engagement award, presented by REEP Green Solutions.