Focus on All Things Green
Tip on the Month
Wash in Cold or Warm Water
If all the households in the U.S. switched from hot-hot cycle to warm-cold, we could save the energy comparable to 100,000 barrels of oil a day.
Only launder when you have a full load.
The John Jay College Sustainability Council was established in 2007. The council consist of faculty, staff and students. It meets several times per year, and has worked on a CUNY wide initiative to promote Sustainability throughout the campus. The goal of this Sustainability effort is to meet Mayor Bloomberg’s “30 in 10” challenge. “30 in 10” refers to a reduction of 30% in the carbon footprint of New York City in the next ten years. Please see the list of 8 Key areas for an overview of accomplishments and future plans.