Read more about these LEED certified green building projects:
A waste reduction station in Griswold Hall, a certified LEED Platinum building.
In 2016 the University met its goal to reduce greenhouse gases (GHG) 30% by 2016, including growth. Harvard Law School helped the university achieve its commitment by institutionalizing sustainability and incorporating energy efficiency into capital planning, construction, commissioning, and day-to-day operations. There are 7 LEED buildings on campus and over 300 solar panels on the WCC Building.
Seven projects?at HLS are LEED certified, Custodial Services follows the University’s Green Cleaning standards by using non-toxic, environmentally friendly cleaning products across campus, and organic landscaping practices on campus.
Water-free urinals, dual-flush toilets, and rainwater retention systems help us conserve water. Additionally,?filtered water filling stations and “bring your own mug” policies to get discounted or free coffee/tea encourage the use of reusable water bottles and mugs.
Left:?Joao Amado, Associate Manager of Custodial Services, ?offers information about our campus-wide Green Cleaning initiatives at the HLS Earth Day Fair in?April?2016.