With a focus on faculty, staff, and student involvement to be more energy and resource efficient and reduce waste, the College of Human Sciences Safety and Sustainability Committee promotes practices and supports efforts within the college to meet the needs of the present without compromising the needs of future generations.

Significant projects and efforts that support the Live Green! Initiative

  • Educating CHS community on recycling programs
  • Supporting CHS implementation of energy and resource efficient methods
  • Seeking ideas for sustainability practices for CHS

How To Get Involved

  • Adopt and promote techniques that conserve energy and resources and promote environmentally friendly practices
  • Provide suggestions and feedback to the committee on sustainability practices and efforts to be more green
  • Serve as an advocate in a CHS department or program for being environmentally responsible

Meeting Times

Monthly meetings: Contact committee members for more information at

Contact Information

Jeanne Stewart
Chair of CHS Safety and Sustainability Committee
Laboratory and Phlebotomy Director and Safety Officer
Nutrition and Wellness Research Center
ISU Research Park, Building 6
2325 N Loop, Suite 6100
Ames, IA 50010-8281
Phone: 515-294-3926
Fax: 515-294-7168