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  • IU Natatorium scores a first with successful zero-waste initiative
    Wed, 13 July 201

    The Indiana University Natatorium achieved a 93 percent diversion rate for post-consumer waste while hosting the Olympic Diving Trials last month, becoming the first athletic venue hosting an Olympic event and the first in Indiana to achieve a zero-waste goal.

  • Visual communication design class plays role in zero-waste initiative at IU Natatorium
    Wed, 16 Jun 2016

    Led by assistant professor Pamela Napier, the students were asked, among other things, to design signage that would guide athletes, fans and others to use not only trash and recycle bins, but a third kind of bin that was added for the zero-waste initiative: compost bins.

  • IU Natatorium to become first zero-waste athletic facility in Indiana
    Mon, 6 Jun 2016

    The Indiana University Natatorium will be ready to operate as a zero-waste athletic facility when competitors arrive June 18 for the Olympic Diving Trials, becoming the first athletic facility in Indiana to achieve zero-waste goals and hosting the first Olympic event to have the zero-waste designation.

  • Earth Month schedule is packed
    Fri, 29 Mar 2016

    Tree plantings, community service, sustainability practices and a bit of urban gardening will make April a busy month at IUPUI, as the Office of Sustainability and the Student Sustainability Council lead a celebration of Earth Month on campus.

  • What is recyclable, and what is trash?
    Tue, 09 Feb 2016

    Ever wonder about how to dispose of your containers and leftovers after a visit to the food court? Which items should go to recycling, and which into the trash?

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    Sustainability Events

      IUPUI Fresh Produce Market
      08-18-2016 11:00 AM

      Purchase fresh, local, organic produce from our monthly Fresh Produce Market!  Bring your reusable bag for $1 off a $5+ purchase.

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    Indianapolis, IN 46202
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