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Creating biodiesel generates glycerol as a by-product, which can then be used to make homemade soap! Loyola University Chicago has their campus vehicles (like MIT shuttles) running off homemade biofuel and all their soap is created on...

Andy Trattner February 15, 2016
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There are several activities toward green culture around the campus. But lets remember the damage of an environmentally-unfriendly minimalist is still much less than an environmentally-friendly consumerist.
As a foreign student at...

Pouya Samani, ESD (MIT Portugal) January 29, 2016
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The program should eventually be run campus-wide, but run a pilot to first sort out the logistics and garner additional support:

1) Establish a recycling committee for 3 buildings (classrooms, labs, dormitory).
2) Conduct a...

Jennifer Hiser January 26, 2016
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The current MIT Sloan Core Semester involves printing thousands of pages for basic case readings and turning in assignments. Sloan should switch to E-Readers rather than the printed course packs and allow the submission of assignments...

Jennifer Ballen December 12, 2015
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