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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

Meet the team: Sarah Carden

12 May 2022

What does your position involve? My role involves supporting the development of the new Sustainability Strategy for the University, which will replace the previous Environmental Sustainability Policy and Strategy. Together with other members of the team, I will be developing and implementing a programme of consultations...

Yelling about Yammer

11 May 2022

Five ways to use Yammer that you might not have considered before Yammer is an internal networking tool, connecting you to colleagues across the University. You may already use it, but here are some suggestions that you might not have thought about before… 1. Ask a question Unsure about something? You can ask the Yammer...

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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