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  1. Urban Metabolism: Integrated Analysis Tool for Sustainable Cities

    ... The image above visually models an urban area where sustainability indices can be plotted and analyzed. The darker red areas ... which calls for a comprehensive understanding of urban sustainability policies to address climate change and energy security. Learn ...

    stracey - 03/04/2016 - 10:36

  2. UMass Students Bring Clean Water to Puerto Rico | Connecting Point

    ... Water to Puerto Rico | Connecting Point Sustainability Projects Abroad, a newly formed club on the campus of UMass ... to learn about their upcoming trip and why the issue of sustainability is so important. ...

    khayes - 04/27/2018 - 16:40

  3. ‘Green Geckskin’: Creating Sustainable Super Adhesives

    ... ‘Green Geckskin’ is another breakthrough for sustainability.  Learn more . Photo credits: Michael Bartlett, Crosby ... Benchmark: Designing and Building Green for Sustainability ...

    stracey - 03/07/2014 - 16:21

  4. Environmental Nanoscience

    ... nanoparticles behave in aquatic systems can help improve the sustainability of water resources. To meet this need, UMass ... control the transport of nanoparticles to improve water sustainability. Related Links:  Environmental and Water ...

    Anonymous - 02/13/2019 - 14:44

  5. Lazy Lawnmowers Help Environment

    ... Foundation’s (NSF) Science, Engineering and Education for Sustainability (SEES) program, Lerman and colleagues recruited 16 homeowners in ... Lerman says, “This research is a reminder that sustainability begins at home, and in this case involves doing less for more ...

    khayes - 09/27/2018 - 15:01

  6. Building Green

    ... have visited Uganda twice in recent years to provide sustainability workshops in close cooperation with Ugandan NGO ... can hand-carry or put on a bicycle. A successful approach to sustainability should be uniquely tailored to accommodate their way of ...

    stracey - 08/25/2014 - 13:29

  7. Sustainably Grown Mums

    ... while saving staff time and advancing the university’s sustainability efforts. This type of initiative is an example of ... Benchmark: Designing and Building Green for Sustainability ...

    kckelley - 10/30/2019 - 15:52

  8. New Students Introduced to Permaculture

    ... of the university community to the campus' commitment to sustainability. A few months ago this student-led endeavor won White House ...

    khayes - 06/03/2014 - 13:18

  9. Take it "To Go": Reusable containers make UMass more sustainable

    ... the students applied for and received a $4,000 SIEF (Sustainability, Innovation and Engagement Fund) grant which will pay for ... Benchmark: Designing and Building Green for Sustainability ...

    kckelley - 11/21/2019 - 11:53

  10. James H. Fownes

    ... Research focus on the productivity and sustainability of tree-based ecosystems including factors such as stand age and ...

    admin - 05/30/2014 - 11:22