The University’s Printing Services has won Gold in the inaugural sustainability awards.
The awards are a joint venture between the University of Edinburgh, EUSA and Transition Edinburgh University.
Bronze and Silver awards were also given to seven other University and EUSA teams for their environmentally friendly efforts.
Special recognition was awarded to teams or individuals who developed particularly innovative ways to save energy or reduce personal carbon footprints.
Groups working towards accreditation were also noted.
The full list of award recipients is:
It was fantastic to see staff and students working together from across the University. An exciting variety of projects have improved the way the University runs, reduced our impact on the environment and shown how innovative people make a real difference.
Professor Mary Bownes
Vice-Principal External Engagement
This article was published on Jul 15, 2011