Composting, Recycling, and Sustainability

Carleton College Environmental Statement of Principles

"Carleton College recognizes that it exists as part of interconnected communities that are affected by personal and institutional choices. We are dedicated, therefore, to investigating and promoting awareness of the current and future impact of our actions in order to foster responsibility for these human and natural communities. Carleton strives to be a model of environmental stewardship by incorporating ideals of sustainability into the operations of the College and the daily life of individuals."

Approved by the Environmental Advisory Committee, 12 April 2001
Endorsed by Board of Trustees, Buildings and Grounds Committee, 18 May 2001

Environmental Advisory Committee

Custodial Sustainable Initiatives

Carleton's First Wind Turbine

Frequently Asked Questions About the Wind Turbine

Carleton's Second Wind Turbine

Sustainability at Carleton