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We aim to reduce our carbon emissions by 43% of the 2005 baseline by 2020. We all have a personal responsibility for the environmental impact of our individual behaviours while on site.

  • Join the Green Impact programme.
  • How do you get to campus? Try cycling, car-sharing or travelling by bus with a discounted bus pass.
  • Use our subsidised cycle maintenance service, available every Wednesday during term-time (Colchester Campus).
  • Use our recycling facilities.
  • Reduce waste by advertising your unwanted items on the staff or student small ads email lists.
  • Get growing by visiting our herb garden (Colchester Campus).
  • Visit the weekly street market every Thursday on Square 3 (Colchester Campus).
  • Donate books to the British Heart Foundation at our Colchester Campus book bank.
  • Make your own candles using wax from our beehives (Colchester).

Contact us

Daniel Dempsey

Carbon Change Adviser

Telephone 01206 873138


Daisy Malt

Sustainability Project Assistant

Telephone 01206 872826