Sustainability at Chico State

Sustainable Living

Striving to be more sustainable in your personal life doesn't have to be overwhelming, daunting, or scary.  There are many small steps everyone can take to live a more sustainable life and contribute to a more sustainable community.  Here are just a few ideas to help get you started on your journey.

Keep an eye out for workshops, events, and opportunities to get more involved on campus!

City of Chico Sustainability Info Center(opens in new window)

Practice Energy Efficiency
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Strive for Zero Waste
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Healthy Food, Healthy Body, Healthy Planet
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Vote With Your Wallet
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  • Shop locally at locally owned businesses
  • Embrace reuse and visit a local thrift store
  • Look for certifications like the Non-GMO Project, Organic, Fair Trade
  • When purchasing paper products (toilet paper, paper towels, etc.) look for post-consumer recycled content