Water

Water use reduction in offices

Staff that work in an office need to think about how they can manage water use in the most efficient and effective ways. By taking a few simple steps, staff working in offices can reduce their water use intake.

Please see our guidance document on water use reduction in offices for tips and ideas.

Water use reduction in labs

Those that work in a lab need to think about how they can manage water use in the most efficient and effective ways, whilst still carrying out safe lab practices.

By following a few simple actions outlined in the guidance document you can help to reduce your water usage whilst carrying out necessary operations in the lab, from recirculating water to efficient use of purified water.

Please see the water use reduction in labs guidance document for more tips and ideas.

Water at the University is managed by the Mechanical and Energy Team. Visit their website for guidance on how to reduce and manage your energy use.

Wastewater

We reuse rain water on campus and all of our water is treated by United Utilites at one of their 569 wastewater treatment works.