Sustainability at McMaster

News & Events

Chasing the Peak

Thank you to everyone who participated in Chasing the Peak on July 13! Facility Services caught the peak at 6:05 pm.Visit the Chasing the Peak page for more information on the inititiative.

Mac Farmstand is Back!

Mac Farmstand is a student-run farmers market on campus selling local fresh produce. Stop by every Wednesday and Thursday from 11am to 4pm. For more information click here.

Bike to Work

Monday May 25 was Bike to Work Day. Another great turnout. Check out the full story here.

Bike Share at McMaster

This bike share program allows students and staff to rent bicycles from any of the Bike Share stations as long as they have membership to this system. The bicycles can be taken anywhere in the City of Hamilton and can be returned to any of the stations. For more information click here.

LED Lighting

McMaster Facilities Services lighting retrofit project has so far been a success. Read more about it here!

Contact Us






Upcoming Events

McMaster Annual Sustainability Day

Thursday, October 29th, 2015

11am - 2pm

Student Centre Atrium


Sustainability Tips

The following links give tips on how to be sustianable in your daily life.

Energy Efficiency Tips:
Direct Energy Tips
Hydro One Tips
100 Ways to Save Energy at Home

Waste Conservation Tips:
11 Ways to avoid Food Waste
Think Eat Save: Reduce Good Waste

Water Conservation Tips
25 Ways to Conserve Water in the Home and Yard
100+ Ways to Save Water

Transportation Conservation Tips
Fuel Saving Tipsl