Links & Resources
Check out the following sections for a variety of useful tools, tips, resources, and other information about sustainability at NYU:
Information about the many different administrative units of NYU that are working together to implement operational and outreach initiatives to mobilize the entire campus community around sustainability.
Links about NYU construction projects that have achieved LEED status and are setting the standard for green construction.
Detailed information about greening your own lifestyle, your office, your residence, and more. Also includes environmental footprint calculators and other tools.
A comprehensive listing of NYU student organizations and websites that are or have been leaders in campus sustainability efforts.
Organizations and vendors with whom we are actively partnering to implement sustainability, or to connect NYU's efforts to the rest of the world.
Standards and guidelines for sustainability at NYU - many of these policies are forthcoming this year.
Great books and other material if you want to learn more about sustainability.
Some other resources are included below.
- NYC Department of Sanitation (Recycling)
- Council on the Environment of New York City (lots of stuff, gardens, green markets, etc)
- Green Thumb NYC (local community gardens)
- Department of Parks & Recreation (green initiatives, volunteering, etc)
- NYC Department of Environmental Protection (information on rules and regulations and status as well as educational reads)