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Dear University of Birmingham,

Based on information given in FOI request FOI.2019.12.599, could the University please reply to the following questions:

1) What was the supply chain scope 3 emissions 18/19 figure please – the University said this should be available by the end of March 2020.

2) What were the Scope 3 emissions in 2014/15, 2015/16 and 2016/17 for the following categories?
Commuting, Students
Commuting, Staff
Business Travel
Water & Effluent
Waste & Recycling
Supply Chain
TOTAL

3) For the 11 flight tickets at the end of November 2019 to Dubai, was any carbon offset payment or other adjustment made by the University?

4) Have any carbon offset payments been made by the University prior to 2020?

5) Do University staff making arrangements through the University travel office been able to make personal carbon offset payments?

6) Has the University undertaken any analysis as to the advantages and disadvantages of carbon offset payments for staff flights booked through the travel office.
If so please supply a copy of any information which is held.

Yours faithfully,

S Williams

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Subject: Freedom of Information request - Carbon emissions information
 
Dear University of Birmingham,

Based on information given in FOI request FOI.2019.12.599, could the
University please reply to the following questions:

1) What was the supply chain scope 3 emissions 18/19 figure please – the
University said this should be available by the end of March 2020.

2) What were the Scope 3 emissions in 2014/15, 2015/16 and 2016/17 for the
following categories?

Commuting, Students

Commuting, Staff

Business Travel

Water & Effluent

Waste & Recycling

Supply Chain

TOTAL

3) For the 11 flight tickets at the end of November 2019 to Dubai, was any
carbon offset payment or other adjustment made by the University?

4) Have any carbon offset payments been made by the University prior to
2020?

5) Do University staff making arrangements through the University travel
office been able to make personal carbon offset payments?

6) Has the University undertaken any analysis as to the advantages and
disadvantages of carbon offset payments for staff flights booked through
the travel office.

If so please supply a copy of any information which is held.

Yours faithfully,

S Williams

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