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Sustainability

Falmouth Exeter Plus, Falmouth University (Falmouth) and the University of Exeter (UoE) aim to create a healthy, ecologically, economically and socially responsible living and learning environment for all students and staff, whereby the campuses (3) are recognised both by the Higher Education (HE) Sector and within its local community as a model of best practice in sustainability.  We recognise our responsibility towards promoting the principles of one planet living; including minimising our use of non-renewable and/or scarce natural resources, appropriate planning and investment in sustainable practices, the involvement of staff and students, and by providing an education in sustainability relevant to a world threatened by climate change.

Since 2009/10 all new development on the Penryn Campus has been designed to high environmental standards (at least BREEAM Excellent, and in the case of the new Environmental Sustainability Institute BREEAM Outstanding). 

Our Sustainability Operational Working Group's remit includes:

For more information or queries contact sustainability@fxplus.ac.uk

Marja van Loef, Sustainability Manager

 

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Latest News

29 October 2018

Our first Sustainability Week – Doing the Green Thing Together - has launched so look forward to a variety of events and ways to get involved.

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