The 2015/16 QMUL Sustainability Report is now available to download.
The report provides an overview of sustainability across QMUL and describes how it is inextricably linked to the university's values, heritage and fundamental purpose. It also highlights examples of the positive economic, social and environmental impacts QMUL has made over the last 12 months.
QMUL adopts a series of Economic, Environmental and Social Sustainability targets, the main targets for each area are contained in the documents below. The targets are informed by the GRI requirements and extensive stakeholder consultation. The targets are reviewed annually for suitability and approved by the Sustainability Committee.
QMUL has developed a Carbon Reduction Strategy to provide a roadmap todays achieving our carbon reduction target of 34% tCO2e by 2020 based on 2005/6 levels.
QMUL produces a Carbon Management and Implementation plan outlining how we will meet our carbon reduction targets. The plan is reviewed annually and historical copies can be found below.
(PLEASE NOTE THAT SOME POLICIES ARE CURRENTLY BEING UPDATED AND WILL BE AVAILABLE AT A LATER DATE)
QMUL are implementing an Energy & Environmental Management System (E&EMS) accredited to the international standards ISO 14001 & ISO 50001. To support this we have a number of policies, procedures and strategies. As these are finalised and approved by the Sustainability Committee, they will be added below.
We have completed travel plans and summaries for all of our three main campuses to help facilitate easier sustainable travel for both students and staff at QMUL.