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  • Energy efficiency and fuel poverty in student homes

    NUS and Friends of the Earth recently carried out a pilot survey into the conditions of students' homes during the winter, and what we found out made us decide to carry out a full piece of research into energy efficiency and fuel poverty later this year.


  • Lifting the lid - research into student attitudes and behaviours towards waste and recycling

    NUS was recently commissioned by SITA-UK, a recycling and resource management company, to conduct research into student attitudes towards waste and recycling. We found that whilst positive steps have been taken, students will require further support from their institutions in ord...


  • Student Eats research

    Student Eats is a project led by NUS, supporting institutions across the UK in cultivating their own student-led growing sites for fruit and vegetables. 


  • Living Wage and Fairtrade Clothing

    NUS conducted research to find out what students think about the concepts of Fairtrade and Living Wage - what they think it means and how they think it applies to clothing. 


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    Green Gauge

    Green Gauge helps universities to understand the impact of student and staff attitudes and behaviours around environmental policy.