Skip to Main Navigation. Each navigation link will open a list of sub navigation links.

Skip to Main Content

Apply to the University of Wyoming apply now

Global Resource Navigation

Visit Campus
Download UW Viewbook
Give to UW

Sustainability

Wyoming Union

Sustainability in the Wyoming Union:

 The Wyoming Union and its staff are committed to sustainability.
 Here are a few of the things that we've done to promote sustainability in the Union:

Sustainibility Photo

  • October, 2014 - upgraded 4 of the main HVAC filter units to a new energy effieicent filter system.

  • Paid approximately $20,000 for the 2014 University Store renovation to cover expense of new LED lighting.

  • Paid approximately $15,000 for the 2013 Copy and Print Center renovation to cover expenses of new sustainabile lighting.

  • Use of Green Seal Certified cleaning supplies.

  • Installed over 140 new double pane windows to increase building efficiency.

  • Installed motion detectors for lights in storage rooms, offices and meeting rooms where appropriate.

  • Support for the Good Mule initiative and environmental justice.

  • A member of the Union staff is on the Campus Sustainability Committee.

  • Replacement of florescent lights.

  • Water bottle refill stations at all drinking fountains to promote refilling reusable water bottles in lieu of purchasing plastic water bottles.

  • Purchase and placement of extra recycle bins. Our goal is to have a recycle bin next to ALL trash cans.

  • UW Dining Services operates all food services in the Union. They use compostable plates, cups, etc. when possible.


Share This Page:

Contact Us

Wyoming Union

Dept. 3105

1000 E. University Ave.

Laramie, WY 82071

Phone: 307-766-3160

Email: wyounion@uwyo.edu

Wyoming Union
Find us on Facebook (Link opens a new window)

1000 E. University Ave. Laramie, WY 82071
UW Operators (307) 766-1121 | Contact Us | Download Adobe Reader

Twitter Icon Youtube Icon Instagram Icon Facebook Icon

Accreditation | Virtual Tour | Emergency Preparedness | Employment at UW | Gainful Employment | Privacy Policy | Harassment & Discrimination | Accessibility Accessibility information icon