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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

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Green Volunteering Fair - Wednesday 12th February

Come along to UCLU and Green UCL’s Green Volunteering Fair, 6-8pm on Wednesday 12th February 2014 to find out about a huge variety of ways to make a positive environmental impact.  More...

Published: Feb 7, 2014 10:46:00 AM

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Green Impact February League Table

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. More...

Published: Feb 6, 2014 11:35:00 AM

We need your feedback

Give your feedback and get a £10 Waterstones voucher

This year we launched NETpositive, a new online platform to help connect students with opportunities to make a positive social, environmental and economic impact during their time at UCL. The tool can be found at www.ucl.net-positive.org More...

Published: Jan 13, 2014 11:39:00 AM

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