Sustainability

Hedgehog Friendly Campus First Aid & Surveying Workshops

Important Update – 17/03/20 Unfortunately, we will be rescheduling our upcoming Environment team events. As the University moves to online teaching and as we’d like for as many...

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University of Lincoln gains international standard for Environmental Management

The University has been formally accredited with the international standard for Environmental Management (ISO 14001). This accolade comes as a result of an external audit of our Environmental...

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University of Lincoln is awarded Hedgehog Friendly Campus Bronze

The University of Lincoln has been awarded the Bronze Award by Hedgehog Friendly Campus after our December submission.

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Run for Hogs – Dr Hope Williard

Academic Subject Librarian Dr Hope Williard ran the 2019 Hedgehog Half Marathon at Normanby Hall in Scunthorpe.

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EcoCampus Gold for Environmental Management

The University of Lincoln has been awarded Gold by EcoCampus for their work in driving more sustainable environmental management practices across their estate.

Changes to how waste is collected across campus

With the recent declaration of a Climate Emergency, one obvious win for the University to reduce its negative impact on the environment is to improve how we manage...

Building Management System Upgrade – The Janet Lane-Claypon building

Estates are investing £150,000 in a major BMS upgrade at the university. From Monday 1st July, contractors will be upgrading the Building Management System (BMS) in the Janet Lane-Claypon...

May Sustainability Round Up – University of Lincoln Declares Climate Emergency

University of Lincoln declares Climate Emergency On May 16th 2019, the University of Lincoln declared a climate emergency: “Climate change is the primary concern for young people across...

April Sustainability Round Up

  We’re more than halfway through our Sustainability Campaign Calendar! In April we focussed on biodiversity, linking out to some books on the subject at the University of...