Environmental Management System at Manipal University

As you are aware Manipal University is engaged proactively in protecting and preserving our environment. Manipal University’s endeavors towards a green Manipal was further strengthened by its adoption of an Environmental Management System in line with ISO 14001:2004. However as a part of continual improvement, the University recognizes the fact that every individual has a key role to play in maintaining this system. In this context an Information Pamphlet on MU’s efforts towards a green campus will be distributed to all households within the campus.
Environmental Policy: Which is a commitment given by the Top Management of the University which emphasizes Manipal’s endeavor to prevention of pollution, use of clean & safe technologies, commitment to sustainable development, legal compliance, education & creation of awareness.

  • Establishment of an Environmental Management System as per ISO 14001:2004 
  • New and power efficient air conditioning systems and lighting for energy conservation 
  • Vermicomposting of vegetable waste from canteens 
  • Innovative methods of rain water harvesting & ground water recharge. 
  • Recycling of entire sewage generated in the campus and reuse in arboriculture. 
  • Objectives and targets for energy, paper and water conservation. 
  • New areas developed under green cover creating an unparalleled ambiance. 
  • Maximum capture of solar energy by solar water heaters supplied to hostel blocks. 
  • Encouragement to all stake holders to be more sensitive towards the Environment 
  • New & efficient methods of management of bio medical, hazardous, & e-waste. 
  • Time has come for YOU to bear the torch of MANIPAL’s GREEN REVOLUTION!

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