• 74% of our electricity is consumed in academic buildings
    HKUST emitted55,893tons
    of CO2 last year

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

  • 81% increase in glass recycling last year
    On average, we consumed3reams
    of paper per person 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.

Transforming Our Food Waste into Resources
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Learn about our Greenhouse Gases Performance
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Electronic Waste Recycling Day
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