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UCL action for Sustainability Celebrated at the Green Impact Awards

UCL's President & Provost, Professor Graham Hart, Dean of the Faculty of Population Health Sciences and the Sustainability team paid tribute to the remarkable efforts of the UCL community in tackling our environmental impacts this week at the Green Impact Award Ceremony.   More...

Published: Jun 11, 2014 3:03:00 PM

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Get Cycling Event: Wednesday 14th May, South Quad

Come to the South Quad for:  More...

Published: May 12, 2014 12:41:00 PM

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Big Easter Switch Off: the results!

Congratulations to everyone who joined in with the Big Easter Switch Off.  More...

Published: May 1, 2014 11:54:00 AM

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UCL achieves Ska Gold rating for Whittington Hospital refurbishment

UCL has successfully achieved its first Ska Gold certificate for its refurbishment project in the Whittington Hospital. This rating represents environmental best practice in terms of reducing waste, using more sustainable materials, installing highly efficient lighting, and water saving toilets.   More...

Published: Mar 27, 2014 12:31:00 PM

WARPit Competition

WARPit Competition Now On

Between Tuesday 18th, until Friday 28th February, the member of staff that lists the most items* on UCL's WARPit site will win some brilliant Fairtrade prizes (as well as the knowledge that you’re making a real reduction to our environmental impact!) More...

Published: Feb 18, 2014 10:38:00 AM

BioRegional present One Planet Living in Topic Lunch Series

26 September 2012

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Hayley Baines-Buffery, Head of Sustainable Business at BioRegional social enterprise, presented their method for analysing and reducing the environmental impact of businesses.

One Planet Living. The ten principles framework was used when working with B&Q to engage staff at all levels in improving several areas such as carbon emissions and waste. 

Our Topic Lunch Series continues on the last Monday 1-2pm of every month, see the link for full listings. In the next presentation on October 29th, Alastair McMahon from BioRegional will present on Urbanisation in China. Please contact green-ucl [at] ucl.ac.uk if you would like to attend.