Practical sustainability advice and resources for students
Read guidance on energy saving, waste reduction, sustainable travel, buying responsibly and sustainable labs for students.
Help us go zero carbon by 2040
Join the drive for the University to become Zero by 2040, as set out in the University's Climate Strategy.
Help us reach our zero waste vision
Find out how to save energy around the University and in your everyday life.
Learn about the benefits of walking and cycling around campus, as well as other ways to travel sustainably further afield. Practically all modes of travel apart from walking and cycling depend on fossil fuels, meaning that the way we choose to travel can have a big impact on the environment.
Reduce, reuse, recycle
Find out about how you can recycle using University bins, get on board with reusables, and learn about simple actions you can take to save paper.
Get involved with the local community
Find out how you can have a positive impact on the surrounding Edinburgh community.