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New campus recycling bins aim to bring waste awareness

New campus recycling bins aim to bring waste awareness
April 30, 2015

In an effort to make campus more eco-friendly and closer to a zero-waste initiative, 20 new recycling bins with standardized signage were installed on the Quad this month, making 30 total recycling/landfill...

A sustainable gem: The sixth Naturally Illinois Expo

Two students examine an insect from one of the entomology exhibits at the Naturally Illinois Expo in 2013.
April 16, 2015

A short walk away from the State Farm Center, nestled among other buildings in Research Park, is the Forbes Natural History Building, one of “the University’s best kept secrets,” said Sue Post,...

Go green and spring clean on a budget

Vinegar, salt and toothpaste are a few examples of common household items that can be used for spring cleaning purposes.
February 3, 2015

As spring break approaches, there is no better time to plan a spring cleaning session than before leaving for break. Natural, homemade cleaning supplies can be an environmentally friendly option for students...

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