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April 22, 2020
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On April 17, Penn's Student Eco-Reps and University partners showcased year-long campus sustainability projects via an online meeting. View their presentations on the Penn Sustainability YouTube channel. Project topics included:



  • Energy dashboard in the high rises
  • Urban Park lichen as a bio-indicator of air quality
  • Housekeeping sustainability training
  • Meyerson basement café composting
  • Post Landfill Action Network students for zero waste conference
  • Penn Program in Environmental Humanities total impact portfolio challenge
  • Perelman School of Medicine bin paring and waste diversion
  • FRES bird strikes tracking
  • Nursing look into recycling in the simulated health care environment

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