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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- Asbestos-related cancer costs Canadians billions.
- Big decisions loom for toxic ponds on Ohio River.
- Air pollution seen costing trillions to save millions, IEA says.
- Shampoo bottles get nano-makeover to squeeze out every drop.
- A yellow fever epidemic in Angola could turn into a global crisis.
- Rio 2016: Dolphins threatened by toxic waters where sailing event to be held.
- Oakland proposes ban on coal handling — potentially derailing Utah port investment.
- China city shuts down waste burning plant over protests.
- Christchurch City Council to reduce use of potentially dangerous weedkiller.
- Queensland approves all environmental activity applicants despite 'disqualifying events.'