Social Responsibility

Environmental Commitment

Graham Holdings Company is committed to protecting our environment. Here are some examples of what we do:

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  • Renovating buildings to reduce energy consumption and building new construction that is energy efficient.
  • Utilizing water reclamation systems for landscape irrigation.
  • Using “go green” practices including janitorial cleaning and paper supplies.
  • Providing distance learning courses that consume about 90% less energy, thereby producing 85% fewer carbon dioxide emissions than campus-based courses.
  • Offering filtered water at each facility to reduce the consumption of bottled water.
  • Recycling office paper and bottles and cans.