Waste Management

Background

This TSN focuses on the waste management and disposal practices within institutions. The group looks to share good practice, discuss new relevant legislation and ensure waste is handled in such a way that it does not harm the environment - whether this be through the minimisation of waste produced or reducing the overall amount the ends in land fill.

The FHE sector has a huge role to play in promoting and achieving sustainable development. Effective waste management can play a major part in reducing impacts on the environment and resources.

Next meeting

Spring 2017, Details to be confirmed..

If you have any suggestions for topics to discuss or potential speakers then please contact rpetford@eauc.org.uk.

Previous Meetings

8 November 2016. For more details, presentations and resources, please click here.

23 February 2016. For more details, presentations and resources, please click here.

11 March 2015. For more details, presentations and resources, please click here.

26 November 2014. For more details, presentations and resources, please click here.

21 May 2014. For more details, presentations and resources, please click here.

23 October 2013. For more details, presentations and resources, please click here. 

22 April 2013. For more details, presentations and resources, please click here.

2 October 2012. For details, presentations, resources and minutes, please click here.

12 December 2011. For details, presentations and minutes, please click here.

Contact information

Convenors for the Waste Management TSN are:

Trudy Cunningham

email: T.Z.Cunningham@dundee.ac.uk

T: 01382 386 996

and

Kate Fitzpatrick

email: kate.fitzpatrick@sruc.ac.uk

T: tbc

To join the JiscMail Network for the Waste TSN and receive updates on meetings, please contact us.

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