As an organisation that houses 6000 students, we inevitably have a significant environmental impact, through energy and resource use and waste generated. Accommodation Services is working hard to reduce our impact in all these areas through some of their own initiatives, but working closely with external and internal partners.
The University has signed up to the national 10:10 campaign, which aims to cut our carbon emissions by 10% in 2010. Your behavior in university accommodation is key to us achieving this ambition, so here are some useful links to help you, help us
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This article was published on Nov 16, 2012