Environmental Management System

Environmental Management System

Swansea University is in its third year of ISO 14001 Ceritification. 

Swansea is the first University in Wales to achieve the EcoCampus Platinum award. The System helps the University with its legal compliance, Green League score, Sustainability Strategy, and represents the first international standard that the University has achieved across all Colleges and administrative functions. Through EMS, the University manage its environmental impacts in areas like resource consumption, waste production, control on emissions, biodiversity, travel, construction & refurbishment and sustainable procurement.

Swansea University’s Sustainability Policy reflects a strong commitment towards sustainable development by preventing pollution risk to the environment and acquiring a sustainable approach in all the future projects. EMS has proved to be an effective tool for keeping the University compliant with all the legal requirements. The EMS covers all the products, services and operations of the University.


EMS Operational Procedures

Food Waste Poster 
Segregated Bin Poster  
‌Coffee Cup Poster 
Waste Management -Bay Campus
Waste Management -Singleton Campus
Furniture and Equipment Reuse Procedure
Safe use of Skips
Managing Energy in Swansea University
Managing Emissions to Air
Managing Asbestos
Spill Response Procedure
Spill Kit Singleton Campus Plan 
Spill Response Work Instructions and Inventory
Incident Accident Form
Managing Japanese Knotweed on Campus
Swansea University WEEE Form