An A–Z of resources to help staff and students reduce their environmental impact on campus.

Bin posters

The posters below can be downloaded and printed at A3 size (recommended).

Waste A3 Poster

Landfill bin poster

recycling poster

Recycling bin poster

Organics posterOrganics bin poster

Cardboard and paper only poser with yellow background and blue text

Cardboard bin poster

Pink poster with some examples of e-waste (computers ect)

E-waste bin poster

Orange poster with images of various batteries at the centreBattery bin poster A5
Battery bin poster A4

Blue poster with images of polystyrene in the centre

Polystyrene bin poster



Coffee cups


View locations of University cycling facilities via the Cycling @ UniMelb map, or visit the cycling page for more tips and advice about riding to campus.

Energy efficiency

Download and print the stickers to remind your colleagues and peers to switch off before they leave the room.

Environmental Law

EnviroLaw is an online directory that provides easy-to-read summaries of environmental legal requirements that are updated monthly.

Registration to EnviroLaw is available free to University of Melbourne staff and students who need to stay up to date with environmental laws, procedures and compliance in their roles, or to those who are simply interested.

Learn how to register


Use these resources to help you organise and run a sustainable event at the University of Melbourne. Visit the our sustainable events page for the full resource list.

Run a sustainable event

Run a sustainable event at home

Green Impact

Email signatures and recruitment

Please feel free to use the images below to promote Green Impact. Right click and save images to your computer or right click and copy image. Then place via your preferred email software or online email account and resize as necessary. Remember to hotlink the image back to if possible.

To help you recruit members to your team, we have created all new email templates to help you motivate and influence people to join your team:

  • Template 1: team leads to recruit first round of members
  • Template 2: team leads to showcase what they have achieved to encourage team members to continue with their green actions and recruit second round of members

Meetings and agreements for teams

Student roles

Supporting documents


Visit for general campus maps.

Sus Map

Sustainability Map

Cycling Map

Cycling Map

Urban Forest Map

Green Impact Teams Map

Reduce and reuse


Travel and transport

Sustainable Travel Checklist (JPG 2.8 MB)


  • Download the Waste Audit Template (WORD 188 KB) (PDF 415 KB) to audit the bins in your area and improve your waste practices.
  • View the A–Z of Waste to find out which bin rubbish items should go in.

A–Z of Waste