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UCL's response to Transport for London's proposed Cycle Superhighways

UCL is currently preparing a formal response to Transport for London's proposals for both a new segregated East-West Cycle Superhighway through Central London and a North-South Cycle Superhighway between Elephant & Castle and King's Cross. If you'd like to make any make any suggestions to be considered as part of this response, please contact Joanna Marshall-Cook before Friday 3rd October.  More...

Published: Sep 26, 2014 10:28:00 AM

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A new approach to recycling at UCL

As part of UCL’s ongoing work to improve recycling rates, a new approach to waste and recycling is being introduced across the university. This includes a new way to segregate waste, the introduction of hundreds of news bins and a unified waste signage scheme.  More...

Published: Sep 19, 2014 11:02:00 AM

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New bike racks installed around UCL

As part of UCL's ongoing work to improve cycling facilities for staff and students, the UCL Sustainability Team have completed the installation of new parking spaces for 181 bikes around the Bloomsbury campus.  More...

Published: Aug 19, 2014 9:30:00 AM

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UCL engineers work with contractors to boost biodiversity

The replacement of air handling equipment on a roof at 1-19 Torrington Place has been used to trial an innovative approach to working with UCL's contractors to boost biodiversity.  More...

Published: Aug 12, 2014 2:02:00 PM

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Green UCL Annual Report published 

Green UCL’s Annual Report for 2012-13 is now ready. This report showcases examples of best practice and sets out our progress in creating a more sustainable UCL. More...

Published: Aug 5, 2014 3:54:00 PM

Green Impact February League Table

6 February 2014

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The latest results of the Green Impact are in! As always, big congratulations to all teams involved - we have a record number of teams taking part and nearly 600 actions taken as a result of the programme so far.

There's plenty of time to make changes in your department before the March 7th deadline, so there's still everything to play for. 

And remember: the team that ticks off the most actions between Monday 10th and Friday 14th February will win a Fairtrade hamper. Good luck! 


Top 20 Green Impact teams:

Position Team Bronze Silver Gold Labs Grand Total
1 PALS 38 23 9   70
2 G.I. Geog 29 7 3 14 53
3 UCL Main and Science Libraries 22 15 4   41
4 All the other good names argon 20 6 3 10 39
5 Royal Free 29 9 1   39
6 UCL Library Services - SSEES Library 28 8 1   37
7 Green Square Library 25 9 2   36
8 Green Darwin 13   5 11 29
9 Green light 24       24
10 Greenpharm 20 4     24
11 The Splat Green Team – NIHR 15 7 1   23
12 Wickford zero waste 20       20
13 Residences 17   1   18
14 Student Psychological Services 12 4     16
15 Green Counts 11 4     15
16 IoO Library 15       15
17 GreenSSEES 12   2   14
18 grEEn 12       12
19 ICH Library, UCL 8 2     10
20 Immunology       9 9