UCLA

150 150 Sustainability City pLAn
  • Replace 73,000+ square feet of ornamental turf with drought tolerant plants.  This change will save 4.9 million gallons of water per year.
  • Pilot its first Zero Waste building, moving close to goal of Zero Waste to Landfill by 2020.
  • Partner with the LA Better Buildings Challenge to intensify the campus focus on energy efficiency in buildings.
  • Partner with City of LA Green Business Certification Program to certify departments and offices.
  • Integrate other pLAn elements in the campus sustainability efforts.
  • UCLA commits to fund at least 10 graduate fellows to work on LA region sustainability issues this year, including an offer to house at least one of these fellows with the city.