Edinburgh Sustainability Awards

Welcome to the Edinburgh Sustainability Awards for the Faraday Building.

To attain bronze accreditation in the sustainability awards we have put together a useful list of web links that will provide information about services in the building and around KB that will allow you to make more sustainability choices.

Sustainable Travel Choices
Transport and Parking website

http://www.ed.ac.uk/transport

Travelling Sustainability to the University

http://www.ed.ac.uk/schools-departments/transport/travelling-here

Tripshare

http://www.ed.ac.uk/schools-departments/transport/driving/tripshare

Lothian Buses

http://www.lothianbuses.com/

Interest free public transport loan

http://www.ed.ac.uk/schools-departments/transport/public-transport/interest-free-public-transport-loan

City Car Club

http://www.citycarclub.co.uk

Secure Bike Storage at The King's Buildings

http://www.ed.ac.uk/schools-departments/transport/cycling/facilities/bike-parking/kings-secure-cycle

Showering facilities are available in the Alexander Graham Bell Building

Dr Bike Sessions

http://www.ed.ac.uk/schools-departments/transport/cycling/maintenance/doctor-bike

Bike Maintenance Self Help

http://www.ed.ac.uk/schools-departments/transport/cycling/maintenance/maintenance-self-help

Bike Tool Kits

http://www.ed.ac.uk/schools-departments/transport/cycling/maintenance/bike-toolkits

Local Bicycle Users Group

http://www.see.ed.ac.uk/social/wheelers

Bicycles + Staff Discount/Cycle to Work Scheme

http://www.ed.ac.uk/schools-departments/transport/cycling/getting-a-bike/bicycleplus

Recycling

http://www.ed.ac.uk/schools-departments/estates-buildings/waste-recycling/news/overview

Waste Electronic and Electrical Equipment
IT related equipment

Place a support call to seesup@ed.ac.uk with full details of the equipment for disposal. Preferably in spreadsheet format with "W" numbers and "pat" numbers (where applicable). The IT team will reply with a date and time that the equipment should be brought to the WEEE reception area (Loading Bay Fleeming Jenkins ).

Non IT related equipment

Send an e-mail to disposal@eng.ed.ac.uk with full details of the equipment for disposal, preferably in spreadsheet format with equipment sizes in cm.

Recycling Printer Cartridges

Printer cartridges can be recycled in Stores. Please contact Dot Drummond (dot.drummond@ed.ac.uk) if you want more information about cartridge recycling.

Health and well being

See the Centre for Sport & Exercise for more information:

www.ed.ac.uk/schools-departments/sport-exercise/home