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  • Aggie Reuse Store

    Aggie Reuse is a second-hand store in the Memorial Union which sells used school and office supplies, art and craft materials, clothing, and much more. Their mission is to divert materials from the landfill and to redistribute them at low cost for reuse or repurposing.

  • Aggie Surplus

    Aggie Surplus (formerly Bargain Barn) reduces campus waste by sorting, re-selling, recycling and donating surplus university equipment, furniture and supplies.

  • Buy Smart

    Learn how you can make sustainable purchases.

  • Choosing the Right Light

    A growing number of LED products are entering the market, adding to the many choices consumers already face. By 2025, 60 percent of residential lighting across the U.S. will likely be LED-based. While nearly all LED lighting choices offer energy savings, not all LED products are created equal, and LEDs may not always be the best type of lamp to use.

  • Green Design Wiki

    Resource for designing sustainable exhibits, created by UC Davis Design student Alan Wells and UC Davis Professor Tim McNeil in 2007.

  • Green Workplace Alumni

    Offices, departments, and laboratories that have participated in Green Workplace.

  • Green Your Lab

    Lower your lab's environmental footprint.

  • Green Your Workplace

    Learn how to green your workplace and lower your environmental footprint.

  • Net Impact professional chapter

    For working UC Davis MBA students and alumni, the professional chapter of Net Impact focuses on making positive social change through business.

  • Sustainable shopping list

    Student Housing encourages students and staff to shop sustainably with a pocket-sized list.

  • UC Carbon Neutrality Initiative

    The University of California, a national leader in sustainability, has pledged to become carbon neutral by 2025, becoming the first major university to accomplish this achievement.

  • UC Policy on Sustainable Practices

    Web page with information about the UC Policy on Sustainable Practices and links to PDF versions of the current policy and past policy versions.

  • White House Climate Leadership Pledge

    On November 12, 2015, Chancellor Linda P.B. Katehi signed the White House Climate Leadership Pledge on behalf of UC Davis, signaling our institutional commitment to carbon neutrality.