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Sustainability Program

UC San Francisco has a robust sustainability program covering sustainability activities across the entire campus and medical center.  Formal and grassroot efforts are happening in many areas of the organization.  Find out more about these efforts at the Sustainability Dashboard located in the Review Metrics & Annual Report links above.


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UCSF Sustainability Stories

Sustainability in a Hospital Setting:  The New UCSF Medical Center at Mission Bay Leading the Way

Scheduled to open February 1, 2015, the new world-class UCSF Medical Center at Mission Bay is not only…read more

Sustainable Business Leaders Gather at UCSF to Reframe Green Building as a Health Issue

The Building Health Initiative, a cross-sector coalition of 45 companies and institutions including commercial…read more

2015 Green Resolution:  Minimize your Exposure to Toxic Flame Retardants

With the new year, comes new opportunities to make a green new year’s resolution.  For 2015, consider…read more

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Sustainability Videos

Each month we will features a different video of the best sustainability talks from GreenBiz.com, TED…read more

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