For the second year in a row, Bastyr University has been recognized as one of King Co
For the second year in a row, Bastyr University has been recognized as one of King County's Best Workplaces for Recycling and Waste Reduction.
The University's campus recycling and waste reduction initiatives include:
Bastyr's environmental leadership has also helped it earn a five-star EnviroStars Certification through the King County Department of Natural Resources and Parks. The EnviroStars program certifies local companies based on their practices and policies that demonstrate commitment to protecting the environment.
In awarding the five-star rating, King County noted:
King County's Solid Waste Division says other workplaces can learn from Bastyr's recycling and waste reduction program. Gary Nevius, facilities and capital projects manager, says the next phase in the University's recycling and waste reduction efforts is to increase the amount of recycling and composting even more this fall.