Sustainability Policy 2017 - 2023

Our Sustainability Policy sets out guiding principles behind all decisions we make at the University of Bristol.

Sustainability Report 2020 - 2021

Each year we produce a report outlining our progress to reach net zero by 2030.

Sustainability manager reads meters Net Zero Carbon

We declared a Climate Emergency in 2019, reconfirming our commitment to carbon neutrality. 

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Sustainability news from the University demonstrate how we are making our sustainability pledges a reality.

Green Labs

Find out what we're doing to keep our labs effective, sustainable and compliant whilst ensuring our research can continue to thrive.

Get involved

Students and staff can get involved with our sustainability initiatives and reduce their environmental impact.

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Cabot Institute for the Environment

community of experts, united by a common cause: protecting our environment and identifying ways of living better with our changing planet.

People & Planet University League

We're currently ranked 20th out of 154 universities. View the University's summary for 2021.    

Carbon Reduced Certified achievement logo on white and red background Carbon Reduce Certification

ISO 14064 is awarded to organisations that are actively working to measure and manage their carbon footprint.

Bristol scientist has key voice in new IPCC report highlighting grave peril posed by human-induced climate change

Human-induced climate change is wreaking havoc in nature and affecting the lives of billions of people around the world, despite efforts to reduce the risks.

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