• 88% of recyclables came from paper last year
    On average, we consumed3reams
    of paper per person last year

  • 74% of our electricity is consumed in academic buildings
    HKUST emitted57,680tons
    of CO2 last year

  • 95% of our energy comes from electricity
    We consumed149
    Olympic-sized swimming pools of water last year
Sustainability Mission

HKUST will become a global leader in sustainability education by transforming the Clear Water Bay campus into a zero carbon, zero waste, and net-positive environmental impact living laboratory for experiential learning, demonstrating cutting-edge research and sustainable operations within a vibrant and engaged community.

Zero Food Waste Event - My First Dinner @ HKUST
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Learn about our Greenhouse Gases Performance
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Engaging Green Minds Photo Competition
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