The UMass Academic Health Sciences Center, a partnership of the University of Massachusetts Medical School and the UMass Memorial Medical Center, is committed to sustainability  throughout its campus operations, as well as by encouraging sustainable practices among its students, faculty and staff.

As our programs in research, education, public service and clinical care expand the community is working cooperatively on a multi-layered program to reduce energy consumption, reduce greenhouse gas emissions, and expand recycling and other measures that collectively will limit the center’s carbon footprint. 

Explore the pages of this website to learn more about the Growing Green program, and to see how you can get involved and make a difference. 

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