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ENVIRONMENTAL PROGRAM AT KSC

Sustainability

Kennedy Space Center’s Sustainability Vision is to promote, maintain, and pioneer green practices in all aspects of our mission, striving to be an agency leader in everything we do.

KSC has committed to:

  • Create and implement a Center-wide Sustainability Plan
  • Senior management support to create a sustainability culture at KSC
  • Build systems and processes that enable sustainability for our commercial partners and establish KSC as the leader in sustainable processes
  • Create an environmental technologies research and development test center to develop and test both emerging and newly formulated technologies in the general area of sustainability
  • Create a strong education and outreach program to involve and educate the workforce and neighboring communities

For information on NASA’s Strategic Sustainability Performance Plan, see: http://www.nasa.gov/home/hqnews/2010/sep/HQ_10-219_Sustainability_Plan.html.