Category: Waste & Recycling
Join Ecoversity, the National Wine Centre and OzHarvest SA for Think.Eat.Save. and learn how you can be part of the solution to food waste.
Some of Adelaide’s best chefs will converge on the North Terrace campus to serve up a free hot meal made from rescued ingredients that would have otherwise been discarded in landfill.
The event will […]
Since 2009, the University has diverted nearly 100 tonnes of e-waste from landfill.
Until the end of the year, the e-recycling service will be offered free by Ecoversity. However from January 2016, there will be a charge associated with disposal. With this in mind, we encourage all schools and areas to review and consolidate electrical items […]
As part of the Adelaide City Council’s Go Green program, you are invitied to the City Library with one of Australia’s leading environmentalists Tim Silverwood.
When: Friday November 21 at 5:30pm
Where: City Library – just off Rundle Mall, map here
RSVP: Essential – book here to reserve your place
Tim is an ordinary guy who somehow found […]
A huge congratulations to Lawrence, Nick, Pat, Haneen and the crew on the continued success of the Student textbook Co-Op – re-using resources, saving students money and exhibiting quality artwork. see the video here for more information.
Do you have unwanted electronic items? Recycle them!
e-Recycling is the responsible and ethical disposal and reuse of electronic equipment. Ecoversity is hosting a University wide e-Recycling event in November 2013.
Next e-Recycling Event: Monday 25, Tuesday 26 & Wednesday 27 of November 2013
Time: 9am – 4pm
Locations: Listed in the event information pack below
Download the e-Recycling event […]
The University of Adelaide won a Highly Commended Award in the Student Initiatives Category for “Waste Watchers – Bin Monsters Come Alive” at last week’s Green Gown Awards Australasia 2013.
“The winners of the 2013 Green Gown Awards Australasia, presented by Ecosave, were announced at a fabulous dinner and award ceremony at the Scenic WatervieW in […]
Ecoversity is hosting a ReUSEathon event next week on Wednesday 10 April on the Barr Smith Lawns.
This event is designed to provide new homes for unwanted items and save office space.
If you have any unwanted stationery items, office equipment or kitchen items you no longer need or use, please arrange for items to be sent […]
Join the Adelaide Sustainability Drinks Team and take part in Clean Up Australia Day, Sunday 3 March.
Clean Up site is River Street, Hindmarsh – meeting at 10am opposite the Jolly Miller Hotel.
If you are interested in taking part please RSVP here.
More information about Clean Up Australia Day here.
The Office of Sustainability presents,
on Friday 23 November 2012 at the North Terrace, Roseworthy and Waite Campuses.
Items can be dropped off between 8:30 am – 5.00 pm at one of marked collection points.
Download the 2012 e-Recycling Information Pack here with location maps and event information.
Electronic equipment often contains toxic and hazardous materials such as lead, mercury and cadmium that can cause both […]
The National Television and Computer Recycling Scheme begins in South Australia today with the start of free recycling services in Adelaide.