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Acetate Recycling

Please use the plastic recycling bins.  For residences, please use the Dry Mixed Recycling bin.

Action Plan

Find out more about our Sustainability Action Plan which accompanies the strategy here

Aerosols Recycling

Legally, all aerosol containers should be treated as hazardous waste (even if empty). Please contact Sarah Burdall in Wellbeing, Safety and Health (0113 3438042) to arrange removal. *NOTE: It is now illegal to dispose of aerosol containers in the main waste stream*

Aluminium Foil Recycling

Please use the metal recycling bins. For residences, use the Dry Mixed Recycling bin

Staff Architects

For more information on the Staff Sustainability Architects network click here.

Student Architects

You can find out more about our Student Sustainability Architects here

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Battery recycling (domestic type)

All small AA-type and coin-type batteries can be sent in the internal post to Cleaning Services, Basement of Education Building, Hillary Place. *Note: Please ensure these are well-packaged*

Battery Recycling (large)

For all lithium, cadmium, mercury, lead acid or rechargeable batteries, please contact Sarah Burdall in Wellbeing, Safety and Health (0113 3438042) to arrange collection.

Beekeeping

To learn about the campus bees and the hive network, click here

Being a positive partner in society

Find out more about the ‘ Being a positive partner in society’ strategic theme here.

BIG Campus Bird Watch

Find out how you can get involved here

Bike Hire

If you are interested in hiring a bike for a week, semester or a year then find out more here

Bike Hub

You can find out about our Bike Hub here

Biodiversity

Find out more about Biodiversity on campus here

Blog

Check out our blog here.

Book Recycling

First, offer on the reuse@leeds website. If this is unsuccessful, or for any out-of-date books or journals, contact cleaning services (0113 343 3434) to arrange a collection.

Bottle Recycling (Glass)

Please try to reuse glass bottles.  If this isn’t possible, then please use the glass recycling bins.  If you cannot find a glass recycling bin, contact cleaning services (0113 343 3434) to find out where the nearest one is located.

Bottle Recycling (Plastic)

Please try to reuse your plastic bottles.  If this isn’t possible, then please use the plastic recycling bins. For residences, please use the Dry Mixed Recycling bin.

Building knowledge and capacity

Find out more about the ‘Building knowledge and capacity’ strategic theme here.

Milk Bottle Recycling (glass)

Please use the glass recycling bins. If you cannot find a glass recycling bin, contact cleaning services (0113 343 3434) to find out where the nearest one is located. Please ensure remaining liquid is drained before disposal.

Milk Bottle Recycling (Plastic)

Please use the plastic recycling bins. Please ensure remaining liquid is drained before disposal.  For residences, please use the Dry Mixed Recycling bin.

Staff benefits

For information on staff benefits around sustainable transport modes, click here.

Swarming

To find out what to do if you see a swarm, click here

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Aluminium Foil Recycling

Please use the metal recycling bins. For residences, use the Dry Mixed Recycling bin

Building knowledge and capacity

Find out more about the ‘Building knowledge and capacity’ strategic theme here.

Cable Recycling

If not reusable, contact cleaning services (0113 343 3434) to arrange collection.

Car share

Find more information on how to share a car with someone here.

Carbon

Find out more about energy and emissions

Carbon Management

For more information on carbon management at the University please click here

Cardboard Recycling (thick)

Packaging can be returned with the supplier on request at point of purchase. Alternatively, cardboard skips are located around campus. Contact Cleaning Services (0113 343 3434) for further details on locations.

Cardboard Recycling (thin)

Use the paper recycling bins. Alternatively, cardboard skips are located around campus. For residences, please use the Dry Mixed Recycling bin

Catalogue/Directory Recycling

Please use the paper recycling bins. For large collections, contact Cleaning Services (0113 343 3434). For residences, please use the Dry Mixed Recycling bin

CD, Floppy Disk and Tape Recycling

Box, label clearly and send in the internal post to cleaning services, Basement of Education Building, Hillary Place. Keep under lock and key until collection. *Note: Please ensure these are well-packaged*

Chemical Recycling

Contact Sarah Burdall in Wellbeing, Safety and Health (0113 3438042).

Christmas Card Recycling

Please use the paper recycling bins. For residences, please use the Dry Mixed Recycling bin

Christmas Shutdown

Download the shutdown guide here.

Climate Hubs

Find out more about Climate Hubs here

Coffee Cup Recycling (including compostable)

Please use the general waste bins.  Please ensure remaining liquid is drained before disposal. Please note that we are currently looking into an alternative solution to this problem.

Coffee Ground Recycling

Please use the food waste bins. For residences, please use the general waste bin

Coffee Jar Recycling

If not reusable, please use the glass recycling bins. If you cannot find a glass recycling bin, contact cleaning services (0113 343 3434) to find out where the nearest one is located.

Community

Find out more about our community and take a look at our community guide

Community

For more information about the Sustainability Service’s work with the local community, click here.

Community Mentoring

Find out more about the Sustainability Service’s Community Mentoring Scheme here.

Community Newsletter

You can find out latest Community Newsletter here.

Computer Recycling

See also ‘IT waste’.  If reusable, ask IT to wipe all data and re-image using standard University desktop. Once this is done you can offer onto the reuse@leeds service. Computers or associated peripherals must not be taken for domestic use and/or sold for personal profit. If not suitable for reuse, contact Cleaning Services (0113 343 3434) to arrange collection. *NOTE: It is illegal to dispose of WEEE waste in the main waste stream*

Computer Recycling Procedure

If reusable, ask IT to wipe all date and re-image using standard University desktop.  Once done, redeploy within department or offer onto the reuse@leeds system to redistribute across campus.  If not reusable, contact cleaning services for collection x33432.  Note: It is illegal to dispose of WEEE waste in the main waste streams.

Contact us

To contact the Sustainability Service, click here.

Creating Sustainable Futures

Find out more about the Creating Sustainable Futures module available to all students here

Crisp Packet Recycling

Please use the general waste bins

Curriculum

For more information on Education on Sustainable Development click here.

Cutlery Recycling (Plastic)

Please use the plastic recycling bins.  For residences, please use the Dry Mixed Recycling bin

Cutlery Recycling (wooden or compostable)

Please use the general waste bins.

Cycle

You can find more information on cycling around Leeds here.

KeepCups

You can now buy sustainable KeepCups in all our Cafés on campus. To find out more about KeepCups click here.

Paper Recycling (Confidential)

The University has a confidential waste policy and blue plastic bags available from cleaning services should be used. Contact Cleaning Services (0113 343 3434) to arrange collection.

Textile and Clothing Recycling

If of a reusable condition, offer onto the reuse@leeds service. Alternatively, consider donating to a local charity shop.

Welcoming campus

Find out more about our work related to creating an open and welcoming campus here.

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Catalogue/Directory Recycling

Please use the paper recycling bins. For large collections, contact Cleaning Services (0113 343 3434). For residences, please use the Dry Mixed Recycling bin

Drink and Food Can Recycling (all types)

Please use the metal recycling bins.  Please ensure remaining liquid is drained before disposal.

Drinks

Please do not use the food waste bins to dispose of drinks.

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Education for Sustainable Development

For information on Education for Sustainable Development please click here.

Electrical Recycling (contaminated)

Contact Sarah Burdall in Wellbeing, Safety and Health (0113 3438042).  Computers or associated peripherals must not be taken for domestic use and/or sold for personal profit. *NOTE: It is illegal to dispose of WEEE waste in the main waste stream*

Electrical Recycling (IT)

See also ‘computers’.  If reusable, ask IT to wipe all data and re-image using standard University desktop. Once this is done you can offer onto the reuse@leeds service. Computers or associated peripherals must not be taken for domestic use and/or sold for personal profit. If not suitable for reuse, contact Cleaning Services (0113 343 3434) to arrange collection. *NOTE: It is illegal to dispose of WEEE waste in the main waste stream*

Electrical Recycling (Non-IT)

If reusable, offer on to the reuse@leeds website. If unsuccessful, contact Cleaning services (0113 343 3434) to arrange collection. Computers or associated peripherals must not be taken for domestic use and/or sold for personal profit.

Embedding sustainability through collaboration

Find out more about the ‘Embedding sustainability through collaboration’ strategic theme here.

Emissions

Visit our Emissions webpage by clicking here

Energy

Emissions, Energy Spotlight, Energy Software, Christmas Shutdown, Energy Consumption & Energy Management

Envelope Recycling (non-padded)

Set a box up in your stationery area for reusable envelopes or offer on to the reuse@leeds website.  If unsuccessful, recycle in the office paper recycling bins. For residences, please use the Dry Mixed Recycling bin

Envelope Recycling (padded)

Also see ‘padded envelopes’.  If not of a reusable condition, put into the general waste bins.

Environmental Management System (EMS)

Click here for more information on the Environmental Management System (EMS).

Events

Here at the University of Leeds Sustainability Service, we have a wide range of sustainability initiatives and events happening across campus. To find out more please visit our Events calendar

Student Engagement

To find out more about the Sustainability Service’s engagement with students, click here.

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Aluminium Foil Recycling

Please use the metal recycling bins. For residences, use the Dry Mixed Recycling bin

CD, Floppy Disk and Tape Recycling

Box, label clearly and send in the internal post to cleaning services, Basement of Education Building, Hillary Place. Keep under lock and key until collection. *Note: Please ensure these are well-packaged*

Drink and Food Can Recycling (all types)

Please use the metal recycling bins.  Please ensure remaining liquid is drained before disposal.

Facebook

Like the Sustainability Service on Facebook for regular updates on our work and projects.

Fairtrade

For more information on Fairtrade and our status as a Fairtrade University click here.

Folder Recycling

If reusable, set up a stationery box in your area or offer onto the reuse@leeds website. If unsuccessful, contact the estates helpdesk (0113 343 5555) to arrange a collection.

Food Packaging Recycling (all types, including compostable)

Please use the general waste bins. Please ensure remaining liquid is drained before disposal.

Food Waste Recycling

Use food waste bins in kitchens and recycling areas. Contact cleaning services (0113 343 3434) if you need a food bin. Please ensure remaining liquid is drained before disposal. For residences, please use the general waste bins.

Forum

Please visit our Forum to participate in a Sustainability Service discussion.

Funding

University funds for student or staff-led projects are available. For more information on how to apply and for details for existing projects please visit our Living Lab and carbon management pages.

Furniture Recycling

If reusable, offer on the reuse@leeds website. If unsuccessful, contact the estates helpdesk (0113 343 5555) to arrange a collection. There are University-approved suppliers who provide a number of services including: re-upholstery of chairs, re-varnishing of tables, desks and cupboards. Contact Sustainability for information. Under no circumstances should furniture be taken for domestic use and/or sold for personal profit.

Sustainable Food

For information on Sustainable Food click here.

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Bottle Recycling (Glass)

Please try to reuse glass bottles.  If this isn’t possible, then please use the glass recycling bins.  If you cannot find a glass recycling bin, contact cleaning services (0113 343 3434) to find out where the nearest one is located.

Coffee Ground Recycling

Please use the food waste bins. For residences, please use the general waste bin

Gas Canister Recycling

Try to organise take-back with suppliers prior to purchase. If this is not possible, contact Sarah Burdall in Wellbeing, Safety and Health (0113 3438042).

Get Involved

Here at the University of Leeds Sustainability Service, we have numerous sustainability projects well underway and many more planned in the future. To find out more about the initiatives and events happening across campus, please visit our Get Involved page.

Glass Container Recycling (Lab-type)

There are a number of bins on campus you can use to dispose. Speak with your local laboratory manager for more information, or contact Cleaning Services (0113 343 3434). *NOTE: This must not be recycled with normal glass*

Glass Container Recycling (non-lab)

Please use the glass recycling bins. If you cannot find a glass recycling bin, contact cleaning services (0113 343 3434) to find out where the nearest one is located.

Glass Panel Recycling

Includes items such as cupboard doors, window panes, etc. Contact estates helpdesk (0113 343 5555) to arrange collection.

Green Impact

Find out more about Green Impact here, take a look at the workbook here and use our helpful Green Impact Resources

Regulator Recycling (from gas bottles)

Many of these can be reconditioned and reused, or returned to the supplier.  Contact Sarah Burdall in Wellbeing, Safety and Health (0113 3438042) for more information.

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Beekeeping

To learn about the campus bees and the hive network, click here

Bike Hire

If you are interested in hiring a bike for a week, semester or a year then find out more here

Bike Hub

You can find out about our Bike Hub here

Hand Towel Recycling

Please use the general waste bins

Hazardous Waste Recycling

Waste is considered ‘hazardous’ under environmental legislation when it contains substances or has properties that might make it harmful to human health or the environment. This does not necessarily mean it is an immediate risk to human health, although some waste can be. Contact Sarah Burdall in Wellbeing, Safety and Health (0113 3438042) to arrange for safe collection.

Healthcare Waste Recycling

Contact Sarah Burdall in Wellbeing, Safety and Health (0113 3438042) to arrange for safe collection of this type of waste.

Helpline

You can find out about our Neighbourhood helpline here

Neighbourhood helpline

You can find information about the Neighbourhood helpline here.

Student housing

For advice on housing choices, click here.

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Electrical Recycling (IT)

See also ‘computers’.  If reusable, ask IT to wipe all data and re-image using standard University desktop. Once this is done you can offer onto the reuse@leeds service. Computers or associated peripherals must not be taken for domestic use and/or sold for personal profit. If not suitable for reuse, contact Cleaning Services (0113 343 3434) to arrange collection. *NOTE: It is illegal to dispose of WEEE waste in the main waste stream*

Induction

For information on staff and student induction processes please click here.

Ink Cartridge Recycling (inc. toners)

Take these to your nearest collection point. A list of collection points can be obtained by contacting Cleaning Services (0113 343 3434)

Instagram

Follow us on Instagram for regular updates and pictures.

Internships

The Sustainability Service offers a number of internships at specific points in the year. To find out more about the roles, please visit our Get Involved page.

Socially Responsible Investment

For more information on Socially Responsible Investment at the University please click here.

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Junk Mail and Glossy Magazine Recycling

Paper recycling bins.  For residences, please use the Dry Mixed Recycling bin.

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Building knowledge and capacity

Find out more about the ‘Building knowledge and capacity’ strategic theme here.

KeepCups

You can now buy sustainable KeepCups in all our Cafés on campus. To find out more about KeepCups click here.

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Laminated Paper and Poster Recycling

Please use the general waste bins

Leave Leeds Tidy

Find out more about ‘Leave Leeds Tidy’ here.

Light Bulb Recycling

This includes filament, LED or energy saving bulbs.  These must be treated as hazardous waste.  Contact the Estates helpdesk (0113 343 5555) to arrange collection. *NOTE: It is illegal to dispose of WEEE waste in the main waste stream*

LinkedIn

Follow the Sustainability Service’s LinkedIn page for updates and job opportunities around sustainability.

Living in Leeds

Find advice for Student residents here and see our Living in Leeds Guide

Plastic Recycling (lab containers)

Wash thoroughly and use the plastic recycling bins.

Sustainable Labs

Find out more about our Sustainable Labs work here

The Living Lab

For more information on The Living Lab and how to get involved click here.

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‘Sustainability: The Role of the Manager’ training course

Click here to find out more about the sustainability training course for all academic, professional and support staff with management and/or leadership roles across the University.

Community Mentoring

Find out more about the Sustainability Service’s Community Mentoring Scheme here.

Junk Mail and Glossy Magazine Recycling

Paper recycling bins.  For residences, please use the Dry Mixed Recycling bin.

Making the most of resources

Find out more about the ‘Making the most of resources’ strategic theme here.

Meet the team

If you have a question or suggestion then contact us or visit our team profiles to find out more

Metal Recycling (large items)

If this is reusable, offer onto the reuse@leeds website. If not, contact the Estates helpdesk (0113 343 5555) to arrange collection.

Metal Recycling (small items)

If in a reusable condition, offer onto the reuse@leeds website. If unsuccessful, use the metal recycling bins.

Milk Bottle Recycling (glass)

Please use the glass recycling bins. If you cannot find a glass recycling bin, contact cleaning services (0113 343 3434) to find out where the nearest one is located. Please ensure remaining liquid is drained before disposal.

Milk Bottle Recycling (Plastic)

Please use the plastic recycling bins. Please ensure remaining liquid is drained before disposal.  For residences, please use the Dry Mixed Recycling bin.

Mobile Phone Recycling

Try to reuse internally wherever possible.  If this is not possible, contact cleaning services (0113 343 3434) to arrange a collection to ensure that any data is securely wiped so the phone can be reused.  Mobile phones must not be taken for domestic use and/or sold for personal profit. *NOTE: It is illegal to dispose of WEEE waste in the main waste stream*

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Community Newsletter

You can find out latest Community Newsletter here.

Neighbourhood helpline

You can find information about the Neighbourhood helpline here.

Newsletter

Find out more and sign up to our sustainability newsletter here

Newspaper Recycling

Please use the office paper recycling bins. For large quantities contact the Estates helpdesk (0113 343 5555) to arrange a collection. For residences, please use the Dry Mixed Recycling bin.

Parties and Noise

For advice on parties and issues relating to noise, click here.

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Opportunities

Find out more about Sustainability opportunities here

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Being a positive partner in society

Find out more about the ‘ Being a positive partner in society’ strategic theme here.

Bottle Recycling (Plastic)

Please try to reuse your plastic bottles.  If this isn’t possible, then please use the plastic recycling bins. For residences, please use the Dry Mixed Recycling bin.

Laminated Paper and Poster Recycling

Please use the general waste bins

Newspaper Recycling

Please use the office paper recycling bins. For large quantities contact the Estates helpdesk (0113 343 5555) to arrange a collection. For residences, please use the Dry Mixed Recycling bin.

Padded Envelope Recycling

This includes plastic bubble-wrap or paper padding.  Set a box up in your stationery area for reusable envelopes or reuse on the reuse@leeds website. For envelopes not in a reusable condition, put into the general waste bin.

Paint Recycling

This includes old paint tins (including empty). This should be treated as hazardous waste.  Please contact the Estates helpdesk (0113 343 5555) to arrange a collection. *NOTE: It is illegal to dispose of paint or the containers (even if empty) in the main waste stream*

Pallet Recycling

When ordering new items ensure that the supplier removes all pallets on delivery or when they are next delivering. This should be agreed with the supplier at point of purchase. If you have any problems with this service please contact the Sustainability Service.

Paper Recycling (Confidential)

The University has a confidential waste policy and blue plastic bags available from cleaning services should be used. Contact Cleaning Services (0113 343 3434) to arrange collection.

Paper Recycling (normal, waxy or glossy)

All printouts on campus should be duplex printed where possible. If not, set up a scrap paper box in your stationery area. If duplex printed, use the office paper recycling bins. If you have a large amount of paper contact Cleaning Services (0113 343 3434) to arrange a collection. For residences, please use the Dry Mixed Recycling bin.

Parties and Noise

For advice on parties and issues relating to noise, click here.

Pen Recycling

If in a reusable condition, put onto the reuse@leeds service for redistribution around campus. If this is unsuccessful, or if pens are broken or empty set up a box and donate them to charity. Contact the Sustainability Service for assistance with this. For residences, please use the General Waste bin.

Performance

To find out about the Sustainability Service’s performance, click here.

Placements

The Sustainability Service offers a number of internships at specific points in the year. To find out more about the roles, please visit our Get Involved page.

Plastic Recycling (flexible – i.e. yoghurt pots, etc.)

Try to reuse wherever possible. If not, use the plastic recycling bins.  Please clean before disposal and ensure remaining liquid is drained before disposal. For residences, please use the Dry Mixed Recycling bin.

Plastic Recycling (hard – i.e. CD containers, etc.)

Please use the plastic recycling bins.  Please note: Composite materials such as tetra pak are not recyclable and for this the general waste bins should be used

Plastic Recycling (lab containers)

Wash thoroughly and use the plastic recycling bins.

Plastic Recycling (soft – i.e. cling film, etc.)

For all soft plastic please use the plastics bins.  Please note: Composite materials such as crisp and sweet wrappers are not recyclable and for this the general waste bins should be used.

Policies and standards

If you’re interested in our policies and standards then find out more here

Polystyrene Recycling

When ordering new items ensure that the supplier removes all packaging on delivery or when they are next delivering if not practical the first time. This would need to be agreed with the supplier at point of purchase. If this hasn’t been arranged with the supplier, please contact the Estates helpdesk (0113 343 5555) to arrange collection.  For small amounts, please use the general waste bins.

Progress

Read all about the Sustainability Service’s annual progress here.

Public Transport

Find advice on how to use public transport around Leeds here.

Sustainable Procurement

Find out more about the choices we make around the University here.

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‘Sustainability: The Role of the Manager’ training course

Click here to find out more about the sustainability training course for all academic, professional and support staff with management and/or leadership roles across the University.

Making the most of resources

Find out more about the ‘Making the most of resources’ strategic theme here.

Recycling

Find out more about recycling here

Regulator Recycling (from gas bottles)

Many of these can be reconditioned and reused, or returned to the supplier.  Contact Sarah Burdall in Wellbeing, Safety and Health (0113 3438042) for more information.

Reuse

Visit the reuse@leeds website by clicking here

Rubber Recycling

Reuse wherever possible. Otherwise, use the general waste bins.

Sustainability Research Institute

The Sustainability Service has close links with the Sustainability Research Institute (SRI) which is part of the School of Earth & Environment.   Follow the links to find out more about how we work together.

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‘Sustainability: The Role of the Manager’ training course

Click here to find out more about the sustainability training course for all academic, professional and support staff with management and/or leadership roles across the University.

Being a positive partner in society

Find out more about the ‘ Being a positive partner in society’ strategic theme here.

Car share

Find more information on how to share a car with someone here.

Policies and standards

If you’re interested in our policies and standards then find out more here

Shutdown

Download the shutdown guide here.

Socially Responsible Investment

For more information on Socially Responsible Investment at the University please click here.

Staff Architects

For more information on the Staff Sustainability Architects network click here.

Staff benefits

For information on staff benefits around sustainable transport modes, click here.

Stamp Recycling

Set up a box in your stationery area and donate to charity. For more information on how to do this, contact the Sustainability Service.

Stationery Recycling

If of a reusable condition, offer onto the reuse@leeds service. If unsuccessful, or if broken, use the office recycling bins. See also pens and folders. For residences, please use the Dry Mixed Recycling bin. Note: Any composite materials (where two materials are bonded together) should be disposed via general waste bins.

Staying Safe

For information on how to stay safe in Leeds, click here.

Student Architects

You can find out more about our Student Sustainability Architects here

Student Engagement

To find out more about the Sustainability Service’s engagement with students, click here.

Student housing

For advice on housing choices, click here.

Sustainability Research Institute

The Sustainability Service has close links with the Sustainability Research Institute (SRI) which is part of the School of Earth & Environment.   Follow the links to find out more about how we work together.

Sustainability Strategy

Find out more about the Sustainability Strategy and accompanying Action Plan here

Sustainable Food

For information on Sustainable Food click here.

Sustainable Garden

For more information on the Sustainable Garden click here.

Sustainable Garden

Sustainable Labs

Find out more about our Sustainable Labs work here

Sustainable Procurement

Find out more about the choices we make around the University here.

Sustainable Transport

For information on sustainable transport modes, click here.

Swarming

To find out what to do if you see a swarm, click here

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‘Sustainability: The Role of the Manager’ training course

Click here to find out more about the sustainability training course for all academic, professional and support staff with management and/or leadership roles across the University.

CD, Floppy Disk and Tape Recycling

Box, label clearly and send in the internal post to cleaning services, Basement of Education Building, Hillary Place. Keep under lock and key until collection. *Note: Please ensure these are well-packaged*

Hand Towel Recycling

Please use the general waste bins

Ink Cartridge Recycling (inc. toners)

Take these to your nearest collection point. A list of collection points can be obtained by contacting Cleaning Services (0113 343 3434)

Public Transport

Find advice on how to use public transport around Leeds here.

Sustainable Transport

For information on sustainable transport modes, click here.

Targets

For more information on our targets please see our policies and our Sustainability Action Plan

Teabag Recycling

Please use the food waste bins. For residences, please use the general waste bin.

Tetra pak Recycling

Please use the general waste bins. Please ensure remaining liquid is drained before disposal.

Textile and Clothing Recycling

If of a reusable condition, offer onto the reuse@leeds service. Alternatively, consider donating to a local charity shop.

Toy Recycling

If of a reusable condition, offer onto the reuse@leeds website. Alternatively, donate the items to a local charity shop.

Training

For more information on staff training please visit our Training page.

Travel Plan

Take a look at the University’s Travel Plan for 2015-18 here.

Twitter

Follow us on Twitter for regular updates on the Sustainability Service’s work and projects.

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Volunteering

Please see here for information on ways to get involved locally

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Walking

Find out more about how walking can help you here.

Waste and Recycling

Visit the recycling webpage by clicking here

Welcoming campus

Find out more about our work related to creating an open and welcoming campus here.

White Goods Recycling

If of a reusable condition, offer onto the reuse@leeds website. If broken, contact Cleaning Services (0113 343 3434) to arrange a collection. Under no circumstances should white goods be taken for domestic use and/or sold for personal profit. * NOTE: It is illegal to dispose of WEEE waste in the main waste stream *

Wire Recycling

Also see ‘Cable Recycling’ under ‘C’. Contact cleaning services (0113 343 3434) to arrange collection.

Wood Recycling (large items)

If of a reusable condition, offer onto the reuse@leeds website.  If not reusable, contact the Estates helpdesk (0113 343 5555) to arrange a collection.

Wood Recycling (small items)

If of a reusable condition, offer onto the reuse@leeds website.  If not reusable, use the general waste bins

Workbook

You can find the Green Impact workbook here

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Plastic Recycling (flexible – i.e. yoghurt pots, etc.)

Try to reuse wherever possible. If not, use the plastic recycling bins.  Please clean before disposal and ensure remaining liquid is drained before disposal. For residences, please use the Dry Mixed Recycling bin.

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