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UCL a finalist in the 2015 Green Gown Awards

Now in their eleventh year, the Green Gown Awards recognise exceptional sustainability initiatives being undertaken by universities and colleges across the UK. And UCL is a finalist in these awards for its pioneering approach to reducing vehicles on its Bloomsbury campus. More...

Published: Jul 10, 2015 10:11:00 AM

UCL launches platform to make energy data available to all

Each year, it costs around £14 million and produces over 60,000 tonnes of carbon dioxide to power UCL's estate and operations. And to manage this impact, we must be able to map and measure it.

Published: Jul 1, 2015 10:01:00 AM

UCLIC launches hunt to find technological solutions to green challenges

With support from the UCL Sustainability Team, the UCL Interaction Centre (UCLIC) is looking for students to develop innovative uses for technology to help make the university more sustainable. The competition has a £500 prize and the winning entry may be implemented across UCL. More...

Published: Jun 12, 2015 12:51:00 PM

UCL's transformation explored by Artist in Residence

The construction and demolition projects taking place as part of UCL's transformation have been brought to life by the Department of Chemistry's Artist in Residence.

Published: May 28, 2015 2:51:00 PM

Green Impact Resources

This page is currently under construction. It will be updated with more resources soon. 

Resource themes

  • Waste
  • Water 
  • Procurement 
  • Communication
  • Governance
  • Energy
  • Travel


  • Waste signage - use this signage to ensure your department know the correct bin for their waste (click to download pdf)
recycling is simple
  • Waste posters - use these posters to ensure your department understands how to recycle (click to see signs as pdfs)
waste signage
  • Reusable cup posters / shareable image - print this or share it on your department's social media to promote use of reusable cups
bring your own mug


  • Green Champion poster templates - use these to make sure your department knows who their Green Champion is (click to download Word document)
green champion poster  green-champion-poster2

Energy resources

  •  Energy-saving posters - use these to raise awareness of these issues in your department
save energy poster

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