Reduce your environmental impact

At Leeds, there are a variety of ways staff and students can reduce their environmental impact.

The Bike Hub
Bikes tied to a stand with the bike hub in the background
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What can I do?

There are a number of ways to make lab spaces more sustainable and we have a range of information, resources and support to help you do this.
Sustainable labs
We are committed to reducing our waste through a circular economy approach. The reuse@leeds website allows you to donate unused items.
Reuse
One of the big ways to reduce your impact on the environment is by travelling sustainably. We have a range of information and support to help you plan your travel.
Sustainable travel
If you do have something to recycle, we have a clear guide for recycling across campus to make it as easy as possible for people.
Recycling

United Nations Sustainable Development Goals

We use the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) as a framework to guide our activity. Our work on reducing your impact is linked to the following SDGs:

  • Goal 2: No poverty
  • Goal 4: Zero hunger
  • Goal 10: Good health and well-being

Find out more about our impact on the SDGs.