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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

UCSF Releases Draft Long Range Development Plan:  Balancing Growth with Environmental Sustainability

In May 2014, UCSF published a draft of its 2014 Long Range Development Plan (LRDP) for public review.…read more

Chinook Book:  A Free UCSF Sustainable Living App Powered by Chinook Book

Earlier in the summer, the Sustainability Office at UC San Francisco and Chinook Book teamed up to create…read more

3 Ways UCSF is Transforming Hospital Food Into Something More Sustainable

The University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) is world renowned for its cutting-edge research and…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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