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Factsheet Business Travel
What are the greenhouse gas emissions caused by a journey conducted by train, car or airplane or replaced by a virtual meeting? How do the means of transport differ in the net amount of time spent if preparation time and the time which can be used productively during travel are considered?
Factsheet Commuter Traffic
How do the greenhouse gas emissions differ, depending on whether I commute by car, streetcar, e-bike or bike to UZH? How much land do the different modes of transporta-tion require? And what impact does the choice of mode of transportation for commuting have on human health?
Factsheet Food in University Life
What is the annual environmental impact (in terms of greenhouse gas emissions) of an average Swiss diet (including meat), a vegetarian and a vegan diet? How do foodstuffs differs with regard to water consumption?
Factsheet Media Use
Which type of media use has the lowest environmental impact: Downloading files from the Internet and reading them on a screen, printing out files or lending books from the library? How long does an e-book reader have to be used until its production pays off in terms of climate protection?
Short information: Sustainability during Your Exchange
How can I consider sustainability aspects during my exchange abroad? How can I reduce the environmental impact of my outward and return journey? How can I act sustainably locally at my destination?
Short information: Sustainability during Your Stay in Zurich
How can I consider sustainability aspects during my exchange in Zurich? How can I reduce the environmental impact of my trip to and from Zurich? Where can I find information on sustainable living in Zurich?