Waste Management Innovation

SUT Say No Plastic

SUT Say No Plastic

On June 5, 2018 (World Environment Day), SUT announced the reduction of plastic use in all areas, “SUT Say No Plastic”. Six measures have been implemented with stores in Suranaree University of Technology (SUT):

  1. No plastic bag from the convenience stores except for carrying hot food.
  2. No selling drinking water with cap seal.
  3. No giving plastic spoon, plastic fork and plastic tube automatically, but let customers take them by themselves
  4. No using foam box and clear plastic box. (Only use package from bagasse and paper)
  5. Reduce the use of straw with plastic wrap, if necessary, use straw with paper wrap instead
  6. Giving discount in case of use private glass of water and rice box to buy food and drink.

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Waste Reduction with ECOLIFE APPLICATION

Waste Reduction with ECOLIFE APPLICATION

Waste reduction by ECOLIFE APPLICATION or Point accumulation by QR Code when the buyer refuses to accept four types disposable plastic of plastic bags, plastic straw, plastic spoon – fork and plastic glass. The application can display the amount of plastic waste reduction at the university. The use of this application stimulates and encourages the reduction of plastic waste in the university. Read more

Bicycle and pedestrian

Bicycle and pedestrian

On promoting the use of the bicycle in campus to reduce air pollution and to reduce the emission of greenhouse gas as well as to minimize the transportation fuel cost, the network of bicycle lanes covering the entire area has been constructed. Relating facilities and securities are also provided to motivate the students and staffs to use more of bicycles as their means of transportation. In addition, there is also facilities of pedestrian covered walkway linking between lecture buildings and students dormitories to motivate the more use of pedestrian. Read more