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Green ideas: suggestions from the organisation 

March 2019

This month we have been asking our staff for their green ideas on how we can be more efficient. 

We've had many suggestions added to a flipchart in our foyer and hope to consolidate these in to feasible actions.  

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Bird feeders 

March 2019

The birds are enjoying the feeders we've hung in trees and are brightining up our days while they have a munch on soem nuts


Going back to basics - our first delivery of glass milk bottles

February 2019

The milk bottles have been welcomed by our staff, many have commented on how it has made them feel nostalgic.

The change from plastic to glass is a temporary trail with our milk suppliers to see if we can manage the logistics of transporting 100's of bottles to the 3rd-floor kitchen and ensure they are put out on collections days.

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Food, glorious food!

January 2019

We have new food waste bins to encourage our staff to recycle their food waste. 

UIS is going green 

October 2018 

Deputy Director, Racheal Hooper invited the organisation to come along to a Green impact launch event to encourage staff to volunteer to be part of a green team. green icon




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