"Maryland Today" reports on a new research building that will expand the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry’s innovations in advanced materials, energy storage, nanoscience, drug discovery and delivery, and quantum chemistry.
This report introduces key efforts taken by the University of Maryland, College Park to reduce
the use and disposal of plastics on campus. As a campus we are committed to reducing the use
and disposal of single use plastics and to reach this goal, we have implemented many programs
and policies to reduce and eliminate plastic waste. These initiatives have taken place throughout
the campus and the effects are far-reaching. This report highlights the main programs and
initiatives that have been implemented to reduce campus waste and specifically reduce single
use, disposable plastics.