With the launch of a new recycling program, university sustainability goals in the new campus master plan and measures to lessen overall environmental impact, TLU goes green.
New Residence Hall Sustainability Initiatives
Energy & Atmosphere

Water Efficiency

Materials & Resources

Indoor Environmental Quality


For more information about the New Residence Hall, visit www.tlu.edu/construction.
TLU sustainability invests time and talent into making our world a better place
Donate Books, Plant Trees
At the end of each semester, TLU students donate books, via the TLU Bookstore, that have little or no market value to an organization called Book Drives, Inc. Book Drives recycles the books and contributes money to Trees for the Future, which plants trees based on the numbers of books recycled.
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Saving the Environment One Recyclable at a Time
On April 12, 2011, Greenstar Recycling of San Antonio brought its educational trailer to the TLU campus to help kick off the new recycling program. TLU partnered with Greenstar Recycling to outfit classrooms with paper bins and 90 gallon purple toters in key locations to collect paper, plastics and aluminum.
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Small Actions with Big Impacts
TLU is currently working on several initiatives to better serve the environment.
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Contact Us
Want to know more about TLU's efforts to go green? Contact the Environmental Sustainability Committee or EnAct at recycle@tlu.edu.