Arc is committed to making sure that caring for the planet is embedded in everything we do. 

Whether you want to reduce your single-use plastics or save some money with a keep-cup, we are keen to hear from students about ways we can make a difference. Keep reading to find out what we are doing already to make UNSW keen to be green.

Sustainability Projects & Programs

The Producers

Give your green thumb a workout in UNSW's community gardens.

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Stationery Reuse Centre

We give out free stationery to Arc Members during business hours every day.

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eReuse

Learn to recycle electronics, then donate them to those in need.

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Bike-ology

Master your two-wheeled mount with tips from the best with weekly bike maintenance and free bike repairs.

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Be part of these programs and more.

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More Sustainable Stuff

Battery Drop Off

You can bring lithium batteries and electronics to Arc Reception and we will responsibly dispose or recycle them.

Last Straw

You shouldn't get a plastic straw at Roundhouse. Encourage other vendors at UNSW to do the same!

Plastic Free Dining

With over 50,000 students across UNSW campuses, we collectively have an impact on the world around us. As a part of our continuing commitment to be a sustainable university and aligned with our Environmental Sustainability Plan 2019-21, UNSW Estate Manage

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Our Sustainable Pals

Food Hub

FOOD HUB is the free grocery store for UNSW students (including UNSW Global). Its your place to stop by and get a hamper of nutritious ingredients to fuel your studies.

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UNSW Sustainability

Our campuses form part of the daily lives of some 62,000 students than 6,700 staff. In many ways we are like a small city, and UNSW is committed to continuously improving environmental performance across university operations – from the way we plan, const

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Roundhouse Sustainability

What goes around, come around, especially when it comes to sustainability.

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Environmental Colletive

Elected by students for students, this collective campaigns for better planetary outcomes at UNSW and beyond.

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Get in touch

Sustainability Guy

Miles Portek

P:(02) 9065 0920

E:m.portek@arc.unsw.edu.au

Sustainability Coordinator

Jacqui Halliday

P:(02) 9065 0900

E:j.halliday@arc.unsw.edu.au