Awards and certifications
Niagara Sustainability Initiative "Most Impactful Initiative"
General Electric Proof Not Promises Award
Given to Brock University to obtain at least $25,000 in savings thanks to the installation of new, more eco-friendly equipment.
General Electric Return on Environment Award
Given to Brock University for reducing waste, water consumption or improving air quality.
Horizon Utilities Energy Excellence Award
Brock University received an Energy Excellence Award for installing new, energy efficient light fixtures.
Green Housekeeping Site Gold Certification
The certification recognizes Brock University's use of a program focused on educating custodial supervisors and staff about healthy cleaning by promoting health, safety and environmental responsibility in cleaning services. It takes into account indoor air quality, waste and recycling, and other sustainable initiatives on campus.
Fair Trade Campus Designation
Brock University is Canada’s sixth Fair Trade Campus - second in Ontario after Guelph - to be designated by Fairtrade Canada.
Leader Status with Sustainable Niagara
Brock University is the first organization to achieve leader status within the Region’s Sustainable Niagara plan, a 50-year community plan that emphasizes sustainability in Regional government decision-making. The leader level is the plan’s highest level of commitment to sustainability that can be achieved.