Mandi Green http://tspr.org en Thinking Green Rather Than Purple at WIU http://tspr.org/post/thinking-green-rather-purple-wiu <p>14 water bottle filling stations are slated to go up across the Western Illinois University campus during the 2013-14 school year. Sun, 25 Aug 2013 17:01:44 +0000 Raymond Simms 39516 at http://tspr.org Thinking Green Rather Than Purple at WIU WIU to Double Food Waste Composting http://tspr.org/post/wiu-double-food-waste-composting <p>Western Illinois University will be able to double the amount of food waste it diverts from the landfill and turns into compost. Fri, 28 Jun 2013 13:22:40 +0000 Scott Stuntz 36409 at http://tspr.org WIU to Double Food Waste Composting Emphasis - March 30 http://tspr.org/post/emphasis-march-30 <p>Rich Egger&#39;s guests are Mandi Green and Timothy Collins of Western Illinois University. They talk about WIU&#39;s 9th Annual Environmental Summit.</p><p>Collins, who is Assistant Director of the <a href="http://www.iira.org/" target="_blank">Illinois Institute for Rural Affairs</a>, said there are numerous hot button issues among those who study sustainability, but two in particular stand out.</p><p>&quot;Obviously energy is the one people feel the most because gasoline prices are around $4 per gallon,&quot; Collins said.</p> Fri, 30 Mar 2012 18:29:50 +0000 Rich Egger 12762 at http://tspr.org Emphasis - March 30