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The University of Cambridge is committed to making a positive impact through outstanding environmental sustainability performance. The Sustainability Team support staff and students in achieving this commitment. 

On these pages, you can find out all the ways you can get involved, as well as details on what's happening already. You'll also find loads of guidance and resources, and the latest news.

Read more at: Green Impact

Green Impact

Improve your workplace or College by taking part in Green Impact - the University's environmental accreditation scheme.

Read more at: Staff Volunteers - Environment and Energy Coordinators

Staff Volunteers - Environment and Energy Coordinators

Help to provide a focus for environmental and energy issues in your department or building, as part of our University-wide network.


Read more at: Resources


Our resource bank is constantly updated to provide a central point for all kinds of useful...

Read more at: WEEE collection request

WEEE collection request

Apply for an e-waste (WEEE) collection.

Latest news

Bespoke travel advice for University staff

26 May 2021

A new Travel Advisor service is being launched to help University staff consider their travel choices as thoughts turn towards returning to the workplace. After working from home for the past year or more, you might be unsure about what your travel options are as the University begins opening its doors again. The Travel...

How cow slurry will power the University's Farm

26 May 2021

You may remember back in November we shared some of the sustainability progress at the University’s Farm , well now we’re back with more and it’s still cow-themed! The Sustainability Team are currently working with the University’s Farm to build an anaerobic digestion plant at Park Farm. Once completed, this system will...

The University's Environmental Sustainability Vision, Policy and Strategy

Strategy and Policy

In 2015 the University adopted an Environmental Sustainability Vision, Policy and Strategy which sets out the University's sustainability goals and how we plan to achieve them.

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