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Be part of a movement to progress sustainability at UCL and beyond

Upcoming events

Events & Activities
Swap Shop
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Did you know?The UK bins 235 million items of clothing each spring. Textile manufacturing uses huge amounts of water, much of which gets flushed into waterways laden with contaminants such as bleaches, acids, inks and dyes.
Events & Activities
Swap Shop
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Did you know?The UK bins 235 million items of clothing each spring. Textile manufacturing uses huge amounts of water, much of which gets flushed into waterways laden with contaminants such as bleaches, acids, inks and dyes.
Events & Activities
Sustainable UCL Bike Bonanza
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Cycling is a great way to get around London. We are organising free bike maintenance sessions and bike marking sessions.Free Bike MaintenanceAt Dr Bike sessions experienced cyclists and mechanics check everything on your bike from wheels, brakes, gears and tyre pressure to lights, racks, pedals, saddles and more. Minor adjustments to the bike are made there and then.

News

Meet your Sustainability Ambassadors for 2022-23 academic year!
The Students’ Union UCL wants to be a union that actively operates in line with and advocates for UCL students’ sustainability interests. To do so, we have recruited an excellent cohort of Sustainability Ambassadors at the beginning of the term.
Welcome One-Off Volunteering
The Welcome One-Offs are taking place during the Welcome Period between 19 September and 2 October 2022
The Union awarded at UCL Sustainability Awards 2022
Our journey to become the UK's most sustainable students' union, matching sector-leading sustainability ambitions of the university, has been recognised with the Award for Outstanding Sustainability Plan at UCL 10th Sustainability Awards cer
Fairtrade Award 2022
What is the Fairtrade Award?The Fairtrade website runs with the mantra ‘choose the world you want’. This simple phrase is pertinent to all the decisions we make as individuals and, of course, those we make as a world leading university.

Resources for you

Information and tools to help you live more sustainably at UCL

Strategy and impact

Your Union on its way to becoming truly sustainable

As the representative body of present and future UCL students, the Students’ Union is uniquely positioned to lead by example through embracing sustainability in all aspects of its work and service provision, educating its members about the dangers of climate change and the urgent need for action to protect the planet, and influencing UCL to accelerate its work to be a truly sustainable university.