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Our next Sustainability Report needs you!

Our next Sustainability Report needs you!

10 July 2018

While we are putting together our latest annual sustainability report, do check out our current Sustainability Report online. You can also access all our previous reports here. E-mail sustainability@unsw.edu.au to let us know what you’d like to see in next Sustainability Report!

Say no to single use plastic

Say no to single use plastic

28 June 2018

The UNSW Sustainability team is urging everyone at UNSW to take the Plastic Free July challenge and take take some simple steps to reduce the amount of plastic in their lives.

Running on Empties

Running on Empties

28 June 2018

Six months after the launch of the Return and Earn reverse vending machine at UNSW Kensington, over half-a-million plastic and glass bottles have been recycled.
UNSW was the first educational institution to install a reverse vending as part of the ‘Return and Earn’ container deposit scheme.

Sustainability at UNSW

We are recognised as an innovative leader in sustainability related research and teaching. We're also incorporating environmental sustainability into the university's operations preparing for a low-carbon, clean-energy future. Want to be a leader of tomorrow? Want to have the skills to adapt to a rapidly changing world? Engage with the world. Be an agent for change. Live, learn and work sustainability at UNSW.