University of Florida

Sustainable Living

Our economy, culture, and quality of life are closely tied to the environment. Sustainable practices enable us to meet our current needs without compromising the next generation's ability to satisfy their own needs. We can preserve our natural heritage and conserve natural resources for the future by living sustainably.

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cantaloupesEat Local: Cantaloupes

As July comes to an end, now is the perfect time to buy local cantaloupes before it's too late. More...

riding a bikeReducing Car Usage

Save money and make your carbon footprint smaller with these driving alternatives. More...

shower headSummertime Water Savings

Water usage doesn't have to increase this summer; use these tips to save water inside the home. More...

water dropSustainable Car Washing

Find out how to save water and prevent chemical runoff when washing your car at home. More...

fernGreen Offices

Make your office more "green" with these helpful tips. More...

General Resources

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