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National Involvement

Memberships

Brookhaven College is a member of Second Nature, a network of higher education institutions committed to building a positive, sustainable future by achieving carbon neutrality and developing resilient campuses and communities. 

Since February 2017, Brookhaven College has been a participant in Second Nature's Carbon CommitmentWe are also a member of the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE), the Sustainability Education and Economic Development (SEED) and the Community College Affiliate for Sustainability Education (CCASE).

Tree Campus USA

Brookhaven College has been recognized as a Tree Campus USA® by the Arbor Day Foundation since 2013. ​​

RecycleMania®

Since 2010 Brookhaven College has participated in RecycleMania®, an annual recycling competition among colleges and universities nationwide. In spring 2018, Brookhaven collected 33,916 pounds of recyclables, the equivalent of keeping 11 cars off the road.

​YEAR
POUNDS
TEXAS RANK
NATIONAL RANK
​2018
33,916
​10
​181
​2017
​23,352
​13
188