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Sustainable development route maps: Session 6

These route maps highlight the journey we are on across key areas of sustainable development within the Scottish Parliament.

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  • Biannual survey of biodiversity in the Scottish Parliament grounds

  • Review 2021 Biodiversity Statement and update

Circular Economy and Waste

  • Cut food waste by a third from 2021 (in line with Scottish Government targets) 

  • Prepare designs for furniture that can be easily taken apart and repaired for election-planning purposes

Sustainable Development Thinking

  • Focus on climate-change mitigation training and engagement 

  • Sustainable Development continuous professional development

  • Training and awareness review

  • Prepare for MSP sustainability training for the next Parliamentary session

Net Zero

  • Investigate options for offsetting carbon emissions that cannot be reduced

  • Investigate air-source heat pumps for hot water