Greenskills Week 2021: Imagining a world without waste - careers that can save the planet!
The Biorenewables Development Centre
Biorenewables Development Centre is a research and development centre at the
University of York developing ways of converting plants and wastes into
Join us to:
- Learn about how using biological resources better
helps towards maintaining a healthier planet
- Test your knowledge of everyday products made from
plants, animals, microbes or waste products by taking our quiz
- Learn more about the research taking place that
will help us to combat climate change and pollution
- Take a virtual tour of
- Take part in our challenge to come up with your
own sustainable business idea
Skills/Experiences You Will Gain:
Understanding more about the sector
Great For Students Who Are:
Below are a number of questions which you will need to answer to apply for this opportunity.
Passion: What cause(s) are you are passionate about? Please also explain why.
Entrepreneur: If you could go back in time and be the person who invented something we use today, what would it have been and why?
If you could solve one problem facing the world today, what would it be?