University of Otago trials sustainable flatting for students

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Newstalk ZB,
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Fri, 10 Jul 2020, 4:01PM
General view of Castle St in Dunedin. Photo / Jason Oxenham

University of Otago trials sustainable flatting for students

Author
Newstalk ZB,
Publish Date
Fri, 10 Jul 2020, 4:01PM

A new approach to the notorious life of student flatting in Dunedin.

Otago University is piloting a 'sustainability neighbourhood', this is a group of flats especially for students who want to live sustainably.

They grow their own food, they're into composting, recycling and so on.

Ray O'BrienĀ is with the university's sustainability office and he joined Tim Dower to explain the innovative.

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