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The Office of Sustainability is the hub of the Campus Sustainability Initiative at the University of Alberta. We work collaboratively with the Office of the Provost and the Facilities & Operations portfolio as well as many other units and student groups.

Together we inform, inspire and enable students, faculty and staff to adopt sustainable practices with a focus on: outreach & engagement, teaching & research, and facilities & operations. Learn more

Emerald Awards 2014 Recipient

  1. UAlberta celebrates seven years as one of Canada's Greenest Employers

    University recognized as national leader in creating culture of environmental awareness and action.

  2. Drywall can help restore life to reclaimed land

    Rich in nutrients and low in environmental risk, drywall makes good composting material, study shows.

  3. Student land reclamation plans draw admiring crowd

    Students from Renewable Resources’ fourth-year land reclamation capstone course unveiled their solutions to realistic scenarios.

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