Three hundred and eight automatic, one-pint urinals were installed across campus.
Campus leaf-collection supports mulch compost development and more effective operations. Compost will be used in our landscaping beds year-round.
Georgia Tech is one of only six higher education campuses in the nation to receive the GS-42 certification.
Tech Green has been fenced during construction and while the roots of the grass were being established. 
Today, the fences around Tech Green are being removed, and the campus community will be able to once again enjoy this central green space — just in time for Homecoming Weekend.
In an effort to conserve water and help reduce the impact of the severe drought conditions in North Georgia, Facilities Management’s Landscape Services has proactively stopped all noncritical irrigation on campus. 
Earlier this year, the Student Move-Out Recycling Program evolved to not only collect recyclable waste and donations, but also help feed hungry students. 
Tech earned recognition as a Tree Campus USA for 2016 from the Arbor Day Foundation.
This fall, the Office of Solid Waste Management & Recycling, Building Services, and the Office of Campus Sustainability launched a pilot composting project in the Roger A. and Helen B. Krone Engineered Biosystems Building (EBB).
Georgia Tech has been re-accredited with a 4-star rating as part of the Professional Grounds Management Society’s (PGMS) Landscape Management and Operations Accreditation.
Georgia Tech has been honored with 2017 Tree Campus USA® recognition by the Arbor Day Foundation for its commitment to effective urban forest management.