AASHE empowers higher education faculty, administrators, staff and students to be effective change agents and drivers of sustainability innovation. We work with and for higher education to ensure that our world’s future leaders are motivated and equipped to solve sustainability challenges.
The NY Coalition for Sustainability in Higher Education unites representatives of higher education and supporting organizations with a common interest to promote, sustain, and advocate for environmental, economic and social responsibility, as envisioned by the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals.
NYSAR3 provides statewide leadership on waste reduction, reuse and recycling issues and practices to improve the environment within the state of New York.
The National Recycling Coalition is a non-profit organization focused on promoting and enhancing recycling in the United States. Our network of more than 6,000 members extends across waste reduction, reuse, recycling, and composting. Together, We Are Recycling.
USGBC is a movement of community leaders, professionals, businesses and innovators working to accomplish a single bold vision: healthy, efficient and equitable buildings and communities for all. USGBC is a global platform for growing your business, improving your community and advancing the latest in innovative building practices. USGBC members make an impact within their sphere of influence and advance the movement for a more sustainable built environment. Employees of member organizations receive exclusive access to resources, education and programs.
Our mission is to harness the power of science to generate environmental solutions for people and nature.
We bring proven and cutting-edge approaches to our public engagement, actionable research, science communication, and training for the next generation of science leaders.
APPA seeks to create positive impact in educational facilities on three important levels: APPA transforms individual facilities professionals into higher performing managers and leaders, help to transform member institutions into more inviting and supportive learning environments, & elevate the recognition and value of educational facilities and their direct impact on the recruitment and retention of students, faculty and staff.
NACUFS members embrace, support, and actualize the globally accepted Triple Bottom Line philosophy of People (social equity factors), Planet (environmental factors), and Profit (economic factors) through an understanding that optimal sustainability is only possible when all three components are considered and balanced in operational decision making.
Awards & Recognition
Top 30 Largest Green Power Users Among Higher Education Since 2005
No. 1 in New York State Gorilla Prize (12 Nationally)
No. 2 in New York State Per Capita Classic (31 Nationally)
No. 3 in New York State Diversion Category (52 Nationally)
Carrier Dome Rainwater Catchment System
Recognition for Achievements in Environmental Sustainability 2017
Recognition for Sustainability Efforts 2014