Our Mandate

The Green Committee is dedicated to increasing the environmental sustainability of the McGill Biology Department.
The main goals of this website are to:
Our mandate:
The Department of Biology feels strongly committed towards the protection of the environment and sustainable development.

The Department wishes to take a leading role in these issues within McGill.

The Green Committee mandate is to materialize this commitment into concrete actions:
- Inform/educate staff and students on environmental/sustainable development issues
- Propose to the Department implementation of departmental practices to minimize impact the on environment (laboratories, administration, teaching)
- Interact with other McGill groups (e.g. "Re-think") to propose and support campus-wide green initiatives

Our 'rethink' pledge. 

This website was created in June 2012, and content is still being added.