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.
what you can do
join our listserv
UCSF Sustainability Stories
Make a difference, submit your ideas here.
facts & tips
Environmental Health NewsResearch on health effects of fracking faces multiple challenges.
Several years into the modern “fracking” era in the U.S.,...
Is living in Beijing really like smoking 40 cigarettes a day?
On August 15, The Economist published an article that claimed...
Goodbye “parade blue”—air pollution in Beijing is back to unhealthy levels feared by residents.
The air in Beijing is polluted again, less than 24 hours after...
Weeks after Tianjin blasts, many residents await compensation for damaged homes.
City officials said that more than half of affected households...
Another argument for a minimum wage hike: It could reduce smoking.
A 10 percent pay bump leads to a 5 percent drop in smoking rates...
California's healthcare industry can lead the way on stronger climate change regulation.
The effects of climate change are already being felt and could...
Haifa, Tel Aviv top Europe's most polluted cities.
A recent study conducted by Israel's Environmental Protection...
Scientists create Google map showing true extent of China's smog crisis.
Scientists have used newly available data from China, combined...