Loughborough University
Leicestershire, UK
LE11 3TU
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Loughborough University

Sustainability

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Environment

BBC Science and Environment

Centre for Renewable Energy Systems Technology 
CREST's remit is to advance renewable energy technology so as to provide substantial and benign energy options for present and future generations.

Centre for Renewable Energy Systems Technology

DEFRA
Government department. Aiming to integrate environmental, social and economic objectives - putting sustainable development into practice every day, and by championing sustainable development as the way forward for Government.

DEFRA

Environmental Association of Universities and Colleges (EAUC)
The EAUC is the environmental and sustainability champion within Further and Higher Education in the UK.

Environmental Association of Universities and Colleges (EAUC)

Energy Consortium
'Not for Profit' organisation operating exclusively for the Higher and Further Education Sectors which provides a range of energy related services.

Energy Consortium

Higher Education Environmental Performance Initiative (HEEPI)
HEEPI aims to improve the environmental performance of universities and colleges by: Developing environmental benchmarking within further and higher education, Running events to share best practice and build networks and providing an information resource.

Higher Education Environmental Performance Initiative (HEEPI)

Loughborough Students Union - Ethical and Environmental Group 
Do you want experience in marketing, event organising or having fun and making a real difference? Then get involved! If you are interested in the environment, Loughborough Students Ethics and Enviro, volunteering is for you.

Loughborough Students Union - Ethical and Environmental Group

Research School in Sustainability
The School aims to take the lead in moving society towards a more sustainable future. It brings together experts in sustainability-related research from across the University.

Research School in Sustainability

The Complete Guide on How to Make your Business Green

WEDC
WEDC is one of the world's leading education and research institutes for improving access to infrastructure and services for the poor in low and middle-income countries.

WEDC

Energy and Water

The Carbon Trust
The Carbon Trust helps business and the public sector cut carbon emissions, and supports the development of low carbon technologies.

The Carbon Trust

The Energy Saving Trust
The Energy Saving Trust is a non-profit organisation, funded both by government and the private sector. They are one of the UK's leading organisations set up to address the damaging effects of climate change.

The Energy Saving Trust

Water Conservation throughout the Home

Waste and Recycling

CDL
Computer Disposals Limited (CDL) is one of the UK's leading IT & computer disposal & computer recycling companies. CDL will be taking all our Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE) as well as bulbs and batteries.

CDL

Charnwood Borough Council
Our local council who work with us on recycling in halls of residence.

Charnwood Borough Council

Composting
Information about composting and the uses of compost.

Composting

Greenability (aka Bioco)
A Lincolnshire based company who will be taking  imago’s food waste for anaerobic digestion.

Greenability (aka Bioco)

Giving World Online
A free solution for busy companies to deal responsibly with surplus stock/equipment - donate it to people in need through a network of charities.

Giving World Online

Leicestershire County Council - Love Food Hate Waste

Love Food Hate Waste

Recycle More
General recycling information and post code search to find your nearest recycling site.

Recycle More

Recycle Now
Recycle now national recycling campaign website homepage.

Recycle Now

Wastecycle
A Nottingham based company who have a strong ethos towards reducing and recycling waste and who will be working with us to increase our recycling rate from the current campus average of just under 30% (compared to national average of 38%). Wastecycle will be taking all our general waste, recyclable materials, such as paper, cardboard, plastics, cans, metal and wood, as well as bulky items and confidential waste.

Wastecycle

Travel and Transport

Sustrans
UK's leading sustainable transport charity. Their vision is a world in which people can choose to travel in ways that benefit their health and the environment.

Sustrans

Environmental Transport Association
The ETA is the environmental alternative [to the AA, RAC etc]. It gives you a national reliable breakdown service and campaigns for a sound and sustainable transport system for Britain. Also spearheads the UK's car free campaign.

Environmental Transport Association

Halfords

LUFBUG 2015

Driving Green: Ultimate Guide to Echo-Friendly Cars

Biodiversity and Wildlife

Biodiversity and Wildlife

BBC - UK Wildlife
Partnership organisation that aims to bring cohesion to the UK green buildings movement.

BBC - UK Wildlife

National Biodiversity Network
The Royal Institute of British Architects is the UK body for architecture and the architectural profession.

National Biodiversity Network

Natural History Museum - Biodiversity
Partnership organisation that aims to bring cohesion to the UK green buildings movement.

Natural History Museum - Biodiversity

UK Biodiversity Action Plan
Partnership organisation that aims to bring cohesion to the UK green buildings movement.

UK Biodiversity Action Plan

Royal Society for the Protection of Birds
The Royal Institute of British Architects is the UK body for architecture and the architectural profession.

Royal Society for the Protection of Birds

Sustainable Buildings

Royal Institute of British Architects
The Royal Institute of British Architects is the UK body for architecture and the architectural profession.

Royal Institute of British Architects

UK Green Building Council
Partnership organisation that aims to bring cohesion to the UK green buildings movement.

UK Green Building Council

Chartered Institute of Building Services Engineers
Exists to support "the Science, Art and Practice of building services engineering, by providing our members and the public with first class information and education services and promoting the spirit of fellowship which guides our work".

Chartered Institute of Building Services Engineers

Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors
One of the most respected and high profile global 'standards and membership' organisations for professionals involved in land, property, construction and environmental issues.

Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors »

Federation of Master Builders
The FMB is the largest trade association in the UK building industry, representing over 13,000 building companies.

Federation of Master Builders

Chartered Institute of Building
The leading body for managers in construction, setting the pace globally for high standards of professionalism in the built environment.

Chartered Institute of Building

Green Building Press
Publish green building information in many mediums to help you to design and build sustainable, healthy and ecological homes offices and factories.

Green Building Press

Building Research Establishment Environmental Assessment Method (BREEAM)
The BREEAM family of assessment methods and tools are all designed to help construction professionals understand and mitigate the environmental impacts of the developments they design and build.

Building Research Establishment Environmental Assessment Method (BREEAM)

 

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