What You Can Do

Keeping sustainability top of mind when making purchasing decisions contributes to our vision of creating a campus that operates sustainably at every level. Whether you’re a staff member purchasing items for your department, or a student organizing an event, we have the resources you need to help you make sustainable purchasing choices.

Sustainable Purchasing Guide

The Sustainable Purchasing Guide is designed to help you—as a staff, student or faculty member at UBC—purchase more sustainable products and services.

reuse-it! UBC

Check out re-use it! UBC, a program facilitating the reuse of goods between campus departments. The program helps to minimize the number of reusable items that enter the waste stream.

Get Involved

Visit the Get Involved section, to find out how you can get involved in sustainability-related courses and programs at UBC.