BETR Grants Program featured on NIH blog

Dec. 16, 2018

From the labconscious blog: "The best public resource on how to highlight laboratory sustainability in grants is the Bringing Efficiency to Research Grants program. Kathy Ramirez-Aguilar, Ph.D. the program manager for CU Boulder Green Labs, kindly explained the functionality of this program especially when it comes to laboratory equipment. Shared...

students sort recycling at Recycling Operations Center

CU Boulder waste diversion tops 50 percent for first time

Dec. 5, 2018

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Spring 2019 Eco-Social Justice Leadership Program applications due December 14

Nov. 26, 2018

Spring 2019 Eco-Social Justice Leadership Certificate Program Applications due Friday December 14 The Eco-Social Justice Leadership program illuminates connections between social and environmental issues and their common solutions. The semester-long, interactive training gives students skills and innovative tools to advance sustainability and social justice efforts. Become a part of a...

Bike Stations Open Throughout the Winter with Limited Hours

Nov. 19, 2018

CU Green Labs staff and affiliates at I2SL conference

CU Green Labs Staff learn from International Institute for Sustainable Labs (I2SL) Conference

Nov. 15, 2018

The International Institute for Sustainable Labs (I2SL) annual conference is the preeminent gathering of individuals who work on laboratory sustainability issues throughout the United States and worldwide, bringing together engineers, designers, architects, safety professionals, scientists, and sustainability professionals to discuss cutting-edge ideas to reduce the environmental impact of scientific research...

a Ralphie's Green Stampede member uses compost and recycling bins on Franklin Field

In its 10th year, Ralphie's Green Stampede is closer to Zero Waste than ever

Oct. 26, 2018

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2019 Front Range Eco-Social Solutions Call for Presentations

Oct. 14, 2018

Save the date for the 2019 Front Range Eco-Social Solutions Conference February 8-9th, 2019 at the University of Colorado Boulder. We are proud to present this event free of charge and open to the public. Front Range Eco-Social Solutions Presentation Application Process Submissions are due November 2nd, 2018 Applications will...

Dave Newport presents Jack DeBell a recycling sign

Jack DeBell Career Retrospective

Oct. 14, 2018

See Jack DeBell's Retirement Slideshow As University of Colorado Boulder students cheered during CU’s football game against the University of California on Folsom Field on September 28, Jack DeBell led another group of students sorting the recyclables and compost of the game. “Hey Jack, don’t you have somewhere to be?...

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Luger Lab wins CU Boulder Freezer Challenge

Sept. 25, 2018

The Luger Lab, a Biocemistry lab headed by PI Karolin Luger , have won the CU Boulder Freezer Challenge, put on by CU Green Labs. The CU Boulder competition happened in conjunction with the International Laboratory Freezer Challenge , offered additional prizes to CU Boulder labs participating in the international...

Jack DeBell with computers on palettes

After 33 years, CU Recycling's Jack DeBell retires this fall

Sept. 15, 2018

This fall, Jack DeBell leaves his current capacity as the CU Recycling Program Development Director at the CU Environmental Center after 33 years of service to the University. After a short break, he will return to campus in a part-time, post-retirement role focusing on a zero waste learning lab. Jack...