Explore our collection of sustainability guides covering a wide range of topics from recycling best practices to green event planning. Dive into our reports and publications for insightful information on our sustainability efforts.


Green Event Guide

Planning a fantastic event? Make sure you keep it green by following these sustainable tips and alternatives so your events leave a lasting impact on your attendees and not on the planet.


Sustainable Transportation Guide

Learn more about the sustainable transportation options available across DC and the discounts and benefits available to students, faculty, and staff.


Single-Use Plastic Elimination

At GW, we're envisioning a world where single-use plastics are a thing of the past. Read our Plastic Elimination guide to learn more.


How to Recycle

GW is reducing the amount of waste sent to landfills while increasing recycling, reuse and composting. Read our guide for recycling best practices and tips.


Reports and Publications

From reaching carbon neutrality to optimizing waste treatment, GW has set goals to improve the University's footprint, and outlined plans for how to achieve those goals in a series of reports and publications.