Read the latest news from the University, from student success stories and alumni achievements to research breakthroughs across our 5 faculties.

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Read the latest news from the University, from student success stories and alumni achievements to research breakthroughs across our 5 faculties.

103 articles found

Hidden pollution from shipping threatens sustainable ocean efforts

24 February 2021 3 min read

Hidden pollution from shipping threatens sustainable ocean efforts | News | University of Portsmouth

Graphic showing where metals come off ships

Experts share behaviour change tips for tackling plastic pollution in Portsmouth

09 February 2021 2 min read

The Environment Agency and the University of Portsmouth hosted an online plastic pollution workshop

seafront image

Transforming the Plastics Economy The University of Portsmouth will lead a discussion on the importance of transforming the plastics economy at the New Statesman's Global Policy Forum.

08 February 2021 2 min read

The University of Portsmouth will be leading a discussion on the importance of transforming the plastics economy at the New Statesman and Spotlight's Global Policy Forum on 9 February 2021.

New Statesman Global Policy Forum 9 February 2021

Low Carbon Solent funding available to local businesses Grants and support are available from Low Carbon Solent to help small and medium sized enterprises reduce their carbon emissions.

26 January 2021 3 min read

Local businesses working to develop low carbon technologies, products and services could be eligible for funding and support from Low Carbon Solent.

A tree

A robotic revolution for urban nature Drones, robots and autonomous systems can transform the natural world in and around cities for people and wildlife.

07 January 2021 3 min read

International research, involving over 170 experts including Dr Heather Rumble from the University of Portsmouth looked at how drones, robots and autonomous systems can transform the natural world in and around cities for people and wildlife

Man holding drone in a field

University signs partnership to help tackle urban plastic pollution in the global South The agreement is part of the University’s Sustainable Transitions to End Plastic Pollution (STEPP) project.

10 December 2020 2 min read

The University of Portsmouth has signed a partnership agreement with a leading university in Bangladesh to help tackle the problem of urban plastic pollution in the global South.

Empty plastic bottle stuck in fishing rope.

University launches plastic revolution to tackle global pollution crisis Over 285 people joined the community launch of the University's Revolution Plastics initiative.

03 December 2020 5 min read

The University of Portsmouth’s Revolution Plastics initiative brought together members of the Portsmouth community to explore how the global plastic crisis affects Portsmouth and what we can do to make a difference in the city

Portsmouth sculpture by Pete Codling filled with plastic bottles

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