Environment and emissions-related information

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Dear Queens' College, Cambridge,

Please could you provide as much of the following information as possible:
1. Total water consumption of the college
2. Total water consumption per staff and student of the college
3. Total carbon emissions from water usage of the college
4. Total carbon emissions from water usage per staff and student of the college
5. Total waste sent to landfills by the college
6. Total waste sent to landfills per staff and student by the college
7. Whether or not the college has policies to encourage correct binning (recyclables vs. non-recyclables), and if so, what they are
8. Whether or not the college has policies to encourage recycling, and if so, what they are
9. Whether or not the college has policies to reduce plastic usage, and if so, what they are
10. Whether or not the college’s food catering department has policies on the use of ruminant meat (or meat in general), and if so, what they are
11. The total scope 1, scope 2, and scope 3 carbon emissions of the college.
12. The total scope 1, scope 2, and scope 3 carbon emissions per student of the college

Thank you.

Yours faithfully,
Elizabeth

Lorraine Loftus, Queens' College, Cambridge

Dear Elizabeth L

Further to your request dated 12 December, 2019 under the Environment
Information Regulations, the answers to your questions for Queens' College
are:

1. For the period 1 December 2018 to 1 December 2019, the total water
consumption for the College's Main Site was38,107 cubic meters
2. We do not hold this information
3. We do not hold this information
4. We do not hold this information
5. We do not hold this information
6. We do not hold this information
7. We do not have a policy.  The College is working towards this.
8. We do not have a policy.  The College is working towards this.
9. We do not have a policy.  The College is working towards this.
10. We do not have a policy.  The College is working towards this.
11. We do not hold this information
12. We do not hold this information

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Yours sincerely

Jonathan Spence
Senior Bursar

 

On 12/12/2019 17:22, Elizabeth L wrote:

Dear Queens' College, Cambridge,

Please could you provide as much of the following information as possible:
1. Total water consumption of the college
2. Total water consumption per staff and student of the college
3. Total carbon emissions from water usage of the college
4. Total carbon emissions from water usage per staff and student of the college
5. Total waste sent to landfills by the college
6. Total waste sent to landfills per staff and student by the college
7. Whether or not the college has policies to encourage correct binning (recyclables vs. non-recyclables), and if so, what they are
8. Whether or not the college has policies to encourage recycling, and if so, what they are
9. Whether or not the college has policies to reduce plastic usage, and if so, what they are
10. Whether or not the college’s food catering department has policies on the use of ruminant meat (or meat in general), and if so, what they are
11. The total scope 1, scope 2, and scope 3 carbon emissions of the college.
12. The total scope 1, scope 2, and scope 3 carbon emissions per student of the college

Thank you.

Yours faithfully,
Elizabeth

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Queens' College
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