Tufts Institute of the Environment

The Tufts Institute of the Environment (TIE) is an interdisciplinary, university-wide institute that initiates, facilitates, and promotes environmental education, research, and outreach toward a sustainable future.

This Week At TIE: Lead in Our Water

Media coverage on the water crisis in Flint, Michigan has made us all aware of the devastation faced by residents of the area. This event brings together experts to discuss the events that have been occurring, not as a crisis for just Flint residents, but as a window into water issues in America and Massachusetts. What lessons can be learned from the Flint water crisis?


Find out about our organization, mission, our methods, and the results of our decades of advocacy.

Learn More →

Take Action

Ready to take the next step? You can become a contributor to our cause, or participate yourself.

Find Out How →