Do students care about the environment? The National Picture More than 80% of students, surveyed in a new report, believe that sustainable development should be actively promoted and incorporated by UK universities, a belief which increases as they progress through their studies. Launching on the same day as the landmark Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) report […]
Welcome to the University of Leicester Environment Team’s blog. The Environment Team manages the University’s Environmental Sustainability Strategy which commits us to reducing our carbon footprint by 60% by 2020, but we also do a whole lot more from biodiversity to student volunteering. We have had a news page for some time that has kept […]
Thoughts, information and general musings from the University of Leicester’s Environment Team. Current contributors are: Dr Sandra Lee – Sustainable Travel Officer, Dr Emma Fieldhouse – Environmental Manager and Phil Ball – Waste Manager.