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*Drum roll* Arts Tower Blackout 2014: The Results!, May 13th, 2014

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Eco-friendly idea saves thousands of bags of packaging from landfill, April 28th, 2014

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This story appeared in the Faculty of Science Newsletter: An eco-friendly idea by two colleagues in the Department of Chemistry has helped save thousands of bags of packaging from landfill sites. Around 18 years ago, stores manager Pete Farran¬†contacted Scientific Laboratory Supplies (SLS) in Nottingham to ask if they could do anything with all of […]


Your floor CAN better last year’s score. Here’s how., April 2nd, 2014

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It’s simple. You leave the office, you switch everything off. Lights, screens, chargers, in fact anything that doesn’t legitimately still need to be switched on! If this happened every weekend in the Arts Tower, we’d save something to the tune of 26 tonnes of CO2 a year and nearly ¬£5000 (based on last year’s statistics). […]