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    Composting Explained

    Ecosystem scientist Dr. Whendee Silver and compost expert Forest Abbott-Lum walk us through the benefits and challenges associated with the breakdown of food waste.

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    Yale unveils action plan to advance campus climate change goals

    Yale has announced details of its three-pronged approach to achieving zero carbon emissions on campus by 2050.

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    Yale Sustainability 2021 Progress Report

    Learn about progress toward our sustainability goals outlined in the Yale Sustainability Plan 2025.

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    Yale Achieves Emissions Reduction Goal

    Since 2005, Yale has reduced its greenhouse gas emissions by 43% — meeting the sustainability goals set that year — through consistent investments in central utility systems, buildings, energy, and carbon offsets.

Priorities

Working toward a Yale where sustainability is seamlessly integrated into the scholarship and operations of the university, contributing to its social, environmental, and financial excellence and positioning Yale as a local and global leader.

Yale Experts Explain

Composting Explained

Ecosystem scientist Dr. Whendee Silver and Forest Abbott-Lum  walk us through the benefits and challenges associated with the breakdown of food waste.

Ocean Acidification Explained

Ocean health experts Dr. Ellen Thomas and Dr. Catherine V. Davis walk us through a consequence of climate change impacting marine ecosystems and human livelihoods.

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The Health Benefits of Alternative Commuting

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