Sustainability and the Physical Plant

For nearly three decades, the UVM Physical Plant Department has been leading the campus in sustainability initiatives. Recycling & waste reduction, energy efficiency, water conservation and upgrading the campus buildings have long been a part of our Department's core mission. Our staff continue to play a vital role in advancing UVM's current sustainability and environmental stewardship programs. Here are a few of the initiatives and programs we've implemented over the years: 

Recycling and Waste Reduction

Grounds Management 

Energy Management, Efficiency and Conservation Initiatives

Automotive & Fleet Maintenance

Maintaining our LEED and Historic Buildings