Archive for February, 2013

Recycling: A No Brainer That Can Save the Earth

02.26.2013 · Posted in Uncategorized

As a part of the “Stonehill Goes Green” program, 93.85 tons of materials have been recycled so far this fiscal year, amounting to a savings of 1,595 trees. Why Recycle?:  Recycling saves  space in our landfills (90% of the items going in a landfill could be recycled) and helps reduce greenhouse gas emissions. And when ...

New Water Fixtures

02.26.2013 · Posted in Uncategorized

Next time your suite-mates are complaining about the change in shower heads let them know a few facts about this new sustainable change Stonehill has made. The majority of res halls and athletic facilities had institutional style shower heads which had the same flow rate as the new ones. The main difference is the spray pattern. ...