Welcome to Sustainable Brookhaven
Each of us in the Brookhaven College community is on a journey to understand the choices and challenges, the knowledge, skills and actions needed to create a sustainable and desirable future. Sustainable Brookhaven is a clearinghouse of learning opportunities and a catalyst for actions that promote a clean, healthy environment, economic prosperity and social equity for all -- now and in the future.
What is Sustainability?
Simply put, sustainability is the capacity to endure. Broadly speaking, sustainability is about living in harmony with all of life on this planet.
"Sustainable development is development that meets the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs." –United Nations' Bruntland Commission of 1987