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UTM Sustainable Campus Policy

UTM CAMPUS SUSTAINABILITY POLICY 2010

“The policy shall ensure that UTM functions as a Sustainable Campus Community through responsible and optimized resource management; innovative environmental and ecosystem management; efficient energy management and leadership commitment and campus-wide participation.”

The detail policy that emphasize on the three main topics;

  • resource consumption covers:
Detail Policy Characteristic
i.  Enhancing  sustainable consumption of available resources Consumption
ii. Minimizing waste and pollution Consumption – Resource
iii. Introducing more local flora and fauna Resource
iv. Maintaining  a healthy balance between developed and green areas Physical
v.  Augmenting the conservation of wetland features Physical
vi. Promoting low-carbon practices. Social – Economic – Physical
vii. Adopting green building and infrastructure design. Physical
vii. Eliminating non-biodegradable food and beverage

Packaging.

Consumption

 

  • Economic:
Detail Policy Characteristic
i. Optimizing university assets and sustainable

business opportunities.

Economic
ii. Achieving efficiency in operational management

of resources and facilities.

Management resources
iii. Strategize the provision of adequate financial

resources

Economic

 

  • Social-Cultural
Detail Policy Characteristic
i. Promoting community spirit and enhancing quality of life. Social Community
ii. Instilling integrity and ethical values. Value
iii. Encouraging activities that appreciate the existing natural environment. Practice
iv. Promoting a healthy and active lifestyle. Practice