Università Verde di Bologna’s Agenda

We are a small organisation: in our office work only 6 people, plus we have a staff of 8 educators that manage educational laboratories in schools and that do not usually work on our premises.

Our estimated yearly water footprint is:

  • Direct use of water (toilette): 32 m3
  • Water footprint of our energy consumptions: 191 m3
  • Water footprint of supply of goods: 560 m3

We have very little room for lowering our direct water consumptions, that are already very limited in any case. We installed several years ago a flow reducer on our tap, and we put a bag full of water in the toilet flush tank in order to limit its capacity and then the litres that are released at any flush. We are not the owner of the building, so we cannot do any structural refurbishment. Continue Reading