New project to test ‘innovative’ recycling methods in Irish universities

Posted in Governance and administration on October 6th, 2021 by steve

Ireland“The IUA and EPA project will use university campuses as ‘living labs’, studying ways to improve waste management. A new two-year project aims to make improvements to the way waste is disposed and recycled on Irish university campuses …” (more)

[Vish Gain, Silicon Republic, 5 October]

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UCD is watching the world burn and pretending to care

Posted in Governance and administration on October 9th, 2019 by steve

Ireland“Looking around campus in the weeks after freshers week is always haunting. Campus seems to die down. It goes from a bustling campus with the Clubhouse packed to the brim, to a ghost town with the tumbleweed of plastic bags passing your feet …” (more)

[Cora Keegan, University Observer, 8 October]

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Students and Staff Routinely Use Wrong Bins, Contaminating Recyclable Waste

Posted in Governance and administration on January 31st, 2019 by steve

Ireland“A lack of awareness among students and staff is resulting in the contamination of vast quantities of recyclable waste on Trinity’s campus, The University Times has learned …” (more)

[Ciannait Khan, University Times, 29 January]

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