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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

January Transport Updates

27 January 2022

Voi Expansion The University has extended our partnership with Voi, one of the government selected companies running electric scooter and bike hire schemes across the UK. In addition to the existing Voi locations on the estate, there will now be vehicles available at New Museum’s Site as well as Downing Place and Downing...

Let’s ‘Single Out’ our top 10 single use items!

26 January 2022

Last year the University of Cambridge’s Sustainability Team launched our Single Out campaign , which sought to find out the top single-use items produced by the University. Since the launch of our campaign, this issue has only grown in importance, with the UK government even announcing a recent consultation on banning the...

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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