Office of the Executive Director

Environmental Initiatives

Environmental Protection

OSEH provides assistance to all University departments in managing environmental issues. There are federal, state, and local laws and regulations that affect our activities on campus. While regulatory compliance is a primary objective, pro-active environmental stewardship and leadership receive equal attention...

Office of Waste Reduction and Recycling

The Office of Waste Reduction and Recycling (OWRR) strives to provide waste reduction and recycling operational and educational programs that decrease the University’s environmental footprint within the local, state and global community. OWRR also motivates students, faculty, staff and visitors to apply skills learned through these programs on campus and beyond, now and in the future....

Energy Management

The University’s Energy Saving Initiative, taking a look at campus, one building at a time. We’re hoping to combat energy costs through conservation and change from a building level as well as a personal level...

University of Michigan Sustainability

With the pressing challenge of climate change, we are elevating our emphasis on sustainability at Michigan. From teaching and research, to hands-on engagement, we are going to leverage our many strengths...

Content modified: Mar 17, 2015