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Get involved with Ecoversity!

Everyday we have choices in the way we live and work: make your choices sustainable ones.

There are dozens of ways you can get involved in sustainability action on-campus, at home and within the community. Whether you are a staff member or student, there are Ecoversity programs to fuel on-the-ground action and collaborative problem-solving.

Contact us for information about funding, opportunities, activities and events.

  • What You Can Do
    • Reduce your carbon emissions by walking, riding a bike, or catching public transport
    • Eat local and seasonal food
    • Recycle everything to help reduce landfill e.g. cans, paper, bottles, glass, aluminum and electrical waste
    • Remember your green shopping bags when you go to the shops
    • Turn the lights off every time you leave the room
    • Kick your under-desk bin and instead use a nearby recycling station to dispose of your waste
    • Buy recycled paper and office supplies
    • Offset your carbon emissions when flying interstate or overseas
    • Apply for funding for an on-campus sustainability project through the Green Project Fund
    • Turn off your computer when you're not using it
    • Stop buying bottled water and fill up a reusable drink bottle instead
    • Use a Keep Cup (reusable coffee cup) rather than disposables
    • Carpool with friends and work colleagues instead of driving solo
    • Choose videoconferencing and other technological solutions to reduce the amount of travel
    • Be active about sustainability:- talk to your friends and family about what they can do
    • Eat less meat
    • Join a sustainability-minded student group, like the Adelaide Sustainability Association, Fair Trade Collective or Environmental Collective of Students
    • Sign up on our home page to receive the Ecoversity LOUD online newsletter
    • Get involved with Ecoversity events on campus, such as the Ride To Uni Day or a Reuse Event
    • Have a designated section of an office bulletin board for posting sustainable tips and information about green practices and events - contact us if you need help with this.

    Calculate your ecological footprint.

Ecoversity
Address
Infrastructure Engagement
North Terrace Campus
The University of Adelaide
SA 5005 AUSTRALIA
Contact

Telephone: +61 8 8313 5871 / 8313 3763
Email: ecoversity@adelaide.edu.au

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