Zip Car

Expanded car-share options roll onto campus

Feb. 9, 2017

­ In a move to further sustainability and provide more options at CU Boulder, Parking and Transportation Services has partnered with Boston-based Zipcar to increase car-sharing on campus.


Moving bee hive at CU-Boulder a sticky proposition

Dec. 2, 2016

Read the article in the Daily Camera

Ed Von Bleichert

Von Bleichert named manager of Facilities Management sustainability and resiliency

Nov. 19, 2016

Assistant Vice Chancellor of Facilities Management Dave Danielson announced today that Ed von Bleichert has been named Facilities Management sustainability and resiliency program manager, effective Jan 1. In this role, von Bleichert will be responsible for coordinating the many different sustainability functions across facilities management, as well as collaborating with...


Learn about campus sustainability with AASHE

Nov. 10, 2016

CU Boulder is a member of the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE), a non-profit membership organization that empowers higher education faculty, administrators, staff and students to be effective change agents and drivers of sustainability innovation. AASHE offers a number of benefits, services and programs to...

Energy Meter

Campus Sustainability Awards nominations due March 1

Feb. 10, 2016

CU-Boulder wishes to recognize outstanding individuals and departments who demonstrate a sincere commitment to reducing the burden that CU-Boulder places on the environment. Nominate outstanding individuals and departments who demonstrate a sincere commitment to transforming the CU-Boulder campus into a living laboratory for sustainability through innovation that directly reduces the...

CU Green Labs

Green Chemistry Fund, CU Green Labs Awards, Lab Poster Contest, Tours

Jan. 21, 2016

CU Green Labs has four important announcements for the campus community. CU Green Labs is relaunching the Green Chemistry Fund for 2016. Do you have a green chemistry idea that needs funding in your lab? The Green Chemistry Fund Committee has access to $2500. Please visit our website to apply...

GROC Recycling Sorting Belt

Recycling, Composting & Waste Diversion: An FM Priority

Dec. 3, 2015

This film was designed as an onboarding video for new Facilities Management employees. We want to ensure that every new face in our department starts off with an understanding of how committed we are to recycling, composting and otherwise keeping campus waste out of the landfill, and an understanding of...

alternative transportation

Alternative Transportation at CU (video)

Nov. 5, 2015

In this film, Sustainable Transporation Coordinator Clark Rider talks about all the different ways CU-Boulder has made alternative transportation a priority, especially for faculty & staff. Here at the Department of Facilities Management, we work to ensure that as many of our staff as possible are able to use alternative...

America Recycles Day - November 15

Facilities Management celebrates America Recycles Day

Oct. 29, 2015

This Sunday, November 15, is America Recycles Day! Along with throwing your bottles, cans, papers, and other recyclables into the proper bin, check out a new video from Facilities Management, " CU Boulder Recycling: A Model for Campus Waste Diversion ." The video highlights the brand new Grounds and Recycling...

Baker Hall at CU-Boulder

Baker Hall: Sustainable Student Housing at CU

Oct. 19, 2015

Baker Hall is the sixth building to receive LEED Platinum certification here on the University of Colorado Boulder campus. It's also a historic building, and the campus's first LEED-certified historic renovation. Check out how sustainability is built right into its four walls, and the positive impact it has on its...