The NMU Grounds department practices environmentally friendly methods.
- Recycling of all used oils and antifreeze from campus vehicles and equipment.
- Composting of all landscaping waste product
- Installed test plots to evaluate low maintenance landscaping methods.
- Prohibits the use of restricted-use pesticides on campus.
- Attempts to use primarily native species plantings.
- Developed Landscape Master Plan to guide future campus landscaping and reduce operational costs