University of Leeds - reducing single-use plastic.

Converting the University of Leeds Alumni mailing from polythene wrap to paper envelopes, as part of their #2023PlasticFree pledge to be single-use plastic free by 2023.

Globally renowned University.

The University of Leeds, established in 1904, is one of the largest higher education institutions in the UK and is globally renowned for teaching and research quality. The strength of their academic expertise combined with the breadth of disciplines they cover, provides a wealth of opportunities and drives real sustainable impact on the world in cultural, economic and societal ways.

International Sustainable Campus Network Award.

The University strives to achieve academic excellence within an ethical framework informed by their values of integrity, equality and inclusion, community and professionalism.  

With a commitment to sustainability the University of Leeds received the 2019 International Sustainable Campus Network (ISCN) Whole Systems Approach Award for its work on embedding sustainability into the student curriculum.

Eco-friendly fulfilment.

Putting sustainability at the core we worked with the University to switch from traditional polythene mailing film to eco-friendly paper envelopes for the global fulfilment of their alumni magazine.

With over 200k alumni worldwide more sustainable solution provides a substantial benefit and supports the #2023PlasticFree pledge, immediately preventing 1.25 tonnes of plastic waste from going to landfill.


bitmap1Currently 72%* of paper consumption in Europe is being recycled and European forests have grown by an area larger than Switzerland between 2005 and 2015.

* Two Sides – Paper Production and Sustainable Forests 2017.

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