Jun 21 2022
Below are the waste volumes collected from Halls of Residence, from January to April 2022.

General Waste

Dry Mixed Recycling

Glass

Food

 

Total Weight (kg)

January - 22 term days

11,408

3,817

4,849

4,548

February -28 term days

15,976

4,326

3,312

4,834

March -25 term days

21,969

6,993

3,691

6,723

April - 23 term days

11,951

3,989

2,734

2,833

What's our goal?

By 2030, substantially reduce waste generation through prevention, reduction, recycling and reuse.
What's the impact of high volumes of food waste?
  • It's a major contributor to climate change
  • It affects our food security
  • It can puts pressure on our natural resources
What can we do to reduce food waste?
Have a read of our waste hierachy to find out how to reduce food waste, and some apps which also help to reduce food waste here.