Category: Student Blog

Carbon Literacy Training

The University of Worcester is collaborating with Sanctuary Group and Platform Housing Group to make Carbon Literacy training available to staff across the three organisations and with Worcester Students’ Union to offer to all their students. Carbon Literacy training is an opportunity for colleagues to learn about the carbon costs and impacts of everyday activities, and the steps we can… Read more →

PPE and its impact on the environment

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) is used to help limit the spread of infectious diseases to others and the wearer. It is widely used throughout healthcare sectors which come into contact with blood and other bodily fluids. Studies suggest that if each person in the UK wore a single-use face mask every day for 1 year, over 66,000 tonnes of unrecyclable plastic waste would be generated. Read more →

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Simple, delicious, vegetarian sandwich ideas – with a twist!

Instead of letting your fridge food go to waste, put it to good use with some of these weird yet wonderful sandwich ideas. Vegetarian sandwich ideas by University of Worcester students Ashleigh Osborne (Words) and Joe Toft (Digital Media) Sammies in your Jammies was the Go Green Week event I was most looking forward to. We were promised 5 wacky sandwiches… Read more →