Loughborough University
Leicestershire, UK
LE11 3TU
+44 (0)1509 222222
Loughborough University



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It’s Better OFF, originally launched in 2009 has seen significant success..

With the re-launch of the campaign we have set ourselves new targets and will report on these regularly so you can see progress…

Champions & Enthusiasts

  • Minimum of 1 champion per 50 people in each school (located suitably)


  • Campaign Target 3% savings in Energy reduction Events including @ Easter, Christmas and Bank Holidays
  • To see the Universities Overall Carbon Performance please see Carbon management, energy and water 

Waste & Emissons

  • To run three waste management workshops during the course of the year to encourage awareness of the waste hierarchy
  • To run three WARPit sign up and training sessions during the course of the year to encourage reuse
  • Do three communication campaigns, for example “It’s Better OFF to be Drain Aware”
  • To run three further in house spill awareness training sessions 


  • To run one sustainable travel workshop during the year
  • To run one Liftshare promotion event during the year
  • To get 15 new staff members signed up to the scheme. 


  • To engage 20 people to participate in campus walks during walk in the woods week. (May14)
  • Encourage at least 3 departments to adopt a species during the 1st year of the campaign


  • 5% increase spend on ‘sustainable stationery’


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