Sustainability & Conservation at BBA

  • Member of a Solar Farm so electricity for entire campus is produced at nearby solar farm
  • Eliminating paper copies of Trustee meeting agendas & minutes
  • Using refillable coffee receptacle in single-use coffee maker
  • Composting all food waste from office, events & classes
  • Eliminating purchase of single use plastic water bottles
  • Selling and distributing reusable stainless steel water bottles and travel kits of reusable cutlery, napkins & straws
  • Piloting new curriculum “The 5Rs of Sustainability” teaching Refuse, Reduce, Reuse, Rot & Recycle
  • Host site for a Compost Court to illustrate different styles of household composting systems
  • Using organic gardening practices in Maple Hill Gardens