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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

The Story of Health:  UCSF Uses the Power of Storytelling to Promote Pediatric Environmental Health

The Story of Health, a new project from UCSF’s Pediatric Environmental Health Specialty Unit (PEHSU),…read more

UCSF’s Sustainability Action Plan 2.0

UCSF is part of the ten-campus and two national laboratory system which is administered by the UC Office…read more

Fall in Love (With SF Tap Water):  Four Reasons to Drink Tap Water

This Valentine's Day, fall in love with SF tap water. Being located in San Francisco, UCSF’s tap water…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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