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<ul><li>UNSW Sustainability  </li></ul><ul><li>Sustainability at UNSW </li></ul><ul><li>Welcome to UNSW  > Our commitment ...
Sustainability supports  the B2B UNSW ASPIRATION CAPABILITIES Improve leadership and operations RESEARCH Continue to build...
Our sustainability  commitment  International commitments: Universitas 21 Statement on Sustainability. Talloires Declarati...
Research for a  sustainable future Understanding  and explaining the science
Research for a  sustainable future Professor Andy Pitman and Matt England Australian Climate Change Research Centre
Research for a  sustainable future Innovating and  designing  sustainable  ways of  living
Research for a  sustainable future Professor Jill Bennett UNSW College of Fine Arts Sustainable Design, Media & Environment
Research for a  sustainable future Developing  new scientific knowledge
Research for a  sustainable future Professor Veena Sahajwalla Centre of Sustainable Materials Research & Technology
Research for a  sustainable future Developing  new energy sources
Research for a  sustainable future Professor Martin Green & Stuart Wenham  Centre for Advanced Silicon Photovoltaics & Pho...
Research for a sustainable future Australian Centre for Sustainable Mining Practices Centre for Sustainable Materials Rese...
Education for  Sustainability Courses and  Degree programs  with ‘sustainability’ as a key component 100+
Education for  Sustainability Educating future generations  and thought leaders UNSW  PhD students researching sustainabil...
Education for  Sustainability UNSW students & staff  designed  & built the  world’s fastest  solar-powered vehicle Sunswif...
Education for  Sustainability Raising sustainability  Consciousness in all  facets of student life Influencing current  an...
Education for  Sustainability Promoting knowledge about sustainability Influencing current  and future  civil society
Education for  Sustainability Regular climate change and sustainability forums are held at UNSW &  are open to the public....
Education for  Sustainability Influencing current  and future  civil society Programs Include: Climate Change, Wind Energy...
Leading by  example Our campus is a  Living Laboratory  of a sustainable future Demonstrating  how we can  all  live  more...
Leading by  example Our campus is a  Living Laboratory  of a sustainable future Thoughtful  Foods  campus co-op
Leading by  example Our campus is a  Living Laboratory  of a sustainable future Stationery   re-use centre  run by students
Leading by  example Green cleaning  our buildings Green cleaning Specifications: Good Environmental Choice  certified clea...
Sustainable  transport Reducing  pollution  and  congestion Electric Vehicle  =  Research  +  Practice
Sustainable  transport Electric Vehicle  =  Research  +  Practice Research and commercial partnership with EV service prov...
Sustainable  transport Where ? Behind Law Faculty building Village Green/Shalom  Car share – Go Get!  Affordable car hire....
Energy Energy  conservation Renewable energy Research   into  practice
Energy PhD student,  Jose Bilbao. Applying photovoltaic research know how in a role with UNSW’s Facilities Management ener...
Water Water Saving  Action Plan Bore water  used instead  of drinking water Water efficient fixtures  in new buildings and...
Water  What can you do? Report leaks to: fmassist@unsw.edu.au
Recycling  waste Recycling 800 tonne/year Earning approx $40,000 Recycling boxes available from stationary re-use centre, ...
Reducing  waste Water refill  stations  = Refill  not landfill
Reducing  waste A step toward reducing plastic water bottle waste
Reducing  waste One simple challenge  -  Coffee Cups 13,520,000   cups a year 3% 39 Tonnes  per year of our waste!
Reducing  waste One Simple Solution Reusable Cups Keep Cups  Available from  Bookshop &  Arc Gift Shop
Environmental  law compliance UNSW laboratory  chemical labelling, storage and handling
Environmental  law compliance UNSW laboratory  chemical labelling, storage and handling
Environmental  law compliance Meeting our compliance obligations
Mobile  Applications Campus Map  Interactive Mapping and Augmented Reality including Green Trail Transport Information  In...
Mobile  Applications UNSW Green
Websites Positioning and profiling UNSW
YouTube  and  Social Media Positioning,  profiling  and  promoting  the  reputation  of UNSW
 
 
<ul><li>UNSW   Sustainability   UNSW SYDNEY NSW 2052 www.sustainability.unsw.edu.au </li></ul><ul><li>Twitter  | @SustainU...
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UNSW's Commitment to Sustainable Practices

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UNSW's Commitment to Sustainable Practices

  1. <ul><li>UNSW Sustainability </li></ul><ul><li>Sustainability at UNSW </li></ul><ul><li>Welcome to UNSW > Our commitment to sustainability </li></ul>Aaron Magner University of New South Wales
  2. Sustainability supports the B2B UNSW ASPIRATION CAPABILITIES Improve leadership and operations RESEARCH Continue to build on our position as a peer of the best globally COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT Be a valued partner with key communities Continuously improve our position as a leading research intensive university in the Asia-Pacific region, focusing on contemporary and social issues through the defined strengths in professional, scientific and technological fields. STUDENT EXPERIENCE Develop globally focused graduates who are scholars, leaders and professionals RESOURCES Maximise availability of resources and the assignment of resources to priority areas
  3. Our sustainability commitment International commitments: Universitas 21 Statement on Sustainability. Talloires Declaration. For UNSW sustainability is: A major research strength. A teaching & curriculum strength. A major attraction for best and brightest students and researchers. A guiding principle in UNSW’s Strategic Intent (B2B)
  4. Research for a sustainable future Understanding and explaining the science
  5. Research for a sustainable future Professor Andy Pitman and Matt England Australian Climate Change Research Centre
  6. Research for a sustainable future Innovating and designing sustainable ways of living
  7. Research for a sustainable future Professor Jill Bennett UNSW College of Fine Arts Sustainable Design, Media & Environment
  8. Research for a sustainable future Developing new scientific knowledge
  9. Research for a sustainable future Professor Veena Sahajwalla Centre of Sustainable Materials Research & Technology
  10. Research for a sustainable future Developing new energy sources
  11. Research for a sustainable future Professor Martin Green & Stuart Wenham Centre for Advanced Silicon Photovoltaics & Photonics
  12. Research for a sustainable future Australian Centre for Sustainable Mining Practices Centre for Sustainable Materials Research and Technology (SMaRT@UNSW) Centre for Materials Research in Energy Conversion Centre for Water and Waste Technology City Futures Research Centre Australian Climate Change Adaptation Research Network for Settlements and Infrastructure Gilbert and Tobin Centre of Public Law Australian Human Rights Centre Centre for Social Impact Connected Waters Initiative Institute of Environmental Studies Australian Institute for Population Ageing Research Australian Tsunami Research Centre Sydney Institute of Marine Science Australian Wetlands and Rivers Centre Centre for a Sustainable Built Environment UNESCO Centre for Membrane Science and Technology Centre for Energy and Environmental Markets UNSW Built Environment - City Futures Research Centre UNSW Water Research Centre Centre for Environmental Modeling and Prediction UNSW Climate Change Research Centre Institute of Environmental Studies Centre for Infrastructure and Engineering Safety Centre for Marine Bio-Innovation Environmental Research Initiative for Art UNSW centers researching sustainability issues
  13. Education for Sustainability Courses and Degree programs with ‘sustainability’ as a key component 100+
  14. Education for Sustainability Educating future generations and thought leaders UNSW PhD students researching sustainability
  15. Education for Sustainability UNSW students & staff designed & built the world’s fastest solar-powered vehicle Sunswift solar car racing team
  16. Education for Sustainability Raising sustainability Consciousness in all facets of student life Influencing current and future civil society
  17. Education for Sustainability Promoting knowledge about sustainability Influencing current and future civil society
  18. Education for Sustainability Regular climate change and sustainability forums are held at UNSW & are open to the public. Influencing current and future civil society
  19. Education for Sustainability Influencing current and future civil society Programs Include: Climate Change, Wind Energy, Marine and Aquatic Ecology, Environmental Economics, Australian Climate Law, Life Cycle Engineering, Design for Energy Efficiency, Environmental History and more!
  20. Leading by example Our campus is a Living Laboratory of a sustainable future Demonstrating how we can all live more sustainably
  21. Leading by example Our campus is a Living Laboratory of a sustainable future Thoughtful Foods campus co-op
  22. Leading by example Our campus is a Living Laboratory of a sustainable future Stationery re-use centre run by students
  23. Leading by example Green cleaning our buildings Green cleaning Specifications: Good Environmental Choice certified cleaning products and no chemicals where possible.
  24. Sustainable transport Reducing pollution and congestion Electric Vehicle = Research + Practice
  25. Sustainable transport Electric Vehicle = Research + Practice Research and commercial partnership with EV service provider Better Place. Vehicle used to research impact of EVs on electricity grid.
  26. Sustainable transport Where ? Behind Law Faculty building Village Green/Shalom Car share – Go Get! Affordable car hire. Booked online by the hour. Priority parking.
  27. Energy Energy conservation Renewable energy Research into practice
  28. Energy PhD student, Jose Bilbao. Applying photovoltaic research know how in a role with UNSW’s Facilities Management energy team
  29. Water Water Saving Action Plan Bore water used instead of drinking water Water efficient fixtures in new buildings and retrofitted in old buildings
  30. Water What can you do? Report leaks to: fmassist@unsw.edu.au
  31. Recycling waste Recycling 800 tonne/year Earning approx $40,000 Recycling boxes available from stationary re-use centre, ARC, FM Assist, room 224A Chancellery or on request . Paper + cardboard > Blue Bins in Library + corridors Desk bins for recycling Staff and student responsibility to empty paper into blue wheelie bins Recycling makes money
  32. Reducing waste Water refill stations = Refill not landfill
  33. Reducing waste A step toward reducing plastic water bottle waste
  34. Reducing waste One simple challenge - Coffee Cups 13,520,000 cups a year 3% 39 Tonnes per year of our waste!
  35. Reducing waste One Simple Solution Reusable Cups Keep Cups Available from Bookshop & Arc Gift Shop
  36. Environmental law compliance UNSW laboratory chemical labelling, storage and handling
  37. Environmental law compliance UNSW laboratory chemical labelling, storage and handling
  38. Environmental law compliance Meeting our compliance obligations
  39. Mobile Applications Campus Map Interactive Mapping and Augmented Reality including Green Trail Transport Information Integrated with maps app including timetables for Sydney Buses, UNSW buses (COFA and Green Square), links, contact details etc News Feed UNSW News, Arc news and EDUS news Deploy a UNSW smart phone app with: UNSW Green Trail
  40. Mobile Applications UNSW Green
  41. Websites Positioning and profiling UNSW
  42. YouTube and Social Media Positioning, profiling and promoting the reputation of UNSW
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  45. <ul><li>UNSW Sustainability UNSW SYDNEY NSW 2052 www.sustainability.unsw.edu.au </li></ul><ul><li>Twitter | @SustainUNSW Facebook | facebook.com/SustainUNSW </li></ul>Keep in touch Aaron Magner UNSW Sustainability Director LinkedIn | linkedin.com/in/aaronmagner Twitter | @aaronmagner Slideshare | slideshare.net/aaronmagner Photo images | Maja Baska www.majabaska.com

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