Environmental Health and Safety


The Department of Environmental Health and Safey is committed to promoting environmental stewardship and resource conservation among students, faculty and staff.  EH&S is the lead office for campus recycling and is responsible for providing the infrastructure and  staff to implement recycling efforts on campus. 

Recyclables include:
Office Paper
Plastic Bottles
Aluminum Cans
Printer Cartridges

Recycling Poster
Recycling Center Open House Press Release


As part of our ongoing commitment to the environment, and in support of our University Energy Policy, Florida A&M University encourages people to take one or more of the following actions:

• Replace at least one light with an ENERGY STAR qualified CFL bulb or fixture
• Turn off the lights when you’re away from your desk at the office
• Improve your home heating and cooling system by setting a programmable thermostat to save energy, having your heating and cooling equipment tuned-up by a professional, or sealing obvious leaks and repairing disconnections in your home’s duct system
• Choose ENERGY STAR qualified equipment for your home office
• Enable ENERGY STAR computers and monitors to sleep using power management features
• Choose ENERGY STAR qualified appliances for the kitchen and laundry room

Visit the Sustainability Institute

Contact Info

2400 Wahnish Way
Plant Operations Building A, Suite 120
Tallahassee, Florida 32307

P: (850) 599-3442
F: (850) 599-8024

E: ehs@famu.edu