The materials and services we purchase as an institution have a significant social, economic and environmental impact. The University of Alberta works closely with suppliers, students, faculty and staff to make sure our purchases support our campus sustainability commitment and guiding principles.

Food and Beverage Purchasing

The university is always working to reduce our environmental footprint through our dining services. From working with ecologically responsible food and beverage suppliers to purchasing environmentally friendly products to encouraging the adoption of sustainable practices, our dining services incorporate sustainability into daily life on campus. Learn more about food sustainability at the university.

Sustainable Suppliers

The university works with several preferred suppliers to make our supply chain greener and to improve our access to ecologically friendly products. Learn about our sustainable suppliers.