To create environmental consciousness and actively involve in the activities to protect the planet earth from the unscrupulous human invasions for a viable, pollution-free and healthy life ahead.
SIDS has pledged to actively coordinate cleanliness activities in the campus and beyond in accordance with the vision of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan. The students are given strict instructions to maintain the campus clean and it is reflected in their handbooks. Full time adequate support staff are appointed for the maintenance of litter free, clean and green campus.Tree-plantation and cleanliness drives are undertaken by the NSS.
SIDS campus landscape serves as a visual representation of the institution’s commitment to sustainability. Green campus landscapes manage runoff, help recharge groundwater, and clean the air in the campus. There are more than 100 trees and 500 shrubs in the campus along with 1.5 acre of grass cover. The landscape of trees and plants provide the 600+ students and staff with clean and cool air. The college commits to enriching its healthy habitat and maintaining the symbiotic relation of the institution with nature byorganizing and encouraging tree plantation drives.
SIDS is dedicated to minimize and sustainably manage its use of electricity. The college believes in reducing the consumption of electricity produced by non-renewable resources by switching to alternate energy sources like solar energy.
The institution is committed to install Environment-friendly electrical appliances that save energy such as LED lights, sensor based street lights, energy star certified appliances etc.
SIDS has committed itself to replenish the groundwater table by practicing rainwater harvesting. Inspection and maintenance of water conservation facilities is carried out on a regular basis along with promotion of effective water management practices.
Institute strives to have a minimal impact on the environment and is dedicated to reduce and manage the waste generated in the campus. Effective waste management strategies are implemented along with spreading awareness among students and staff on the reuse and recycling of waste.
SIDS aims at a plastic-free campus with a restricted use of plastics.The college facilitates environment friendly substitutes like stainless steel, washable and reusable tumblers at all water units.
The college has a policy to minimize the use of paper in all types of official/academic communication through E- Communication. The use of paper is substantially reduced through digitalization. What’s app – Class-wise groups, Department wise groups, Committee wise groups , faculty groups etchave been formed which have reduced the usage of paper.The electronichealth record system installed in the institute has further reduced the use of paper significantly.
Creating awareness is important so that all members of the institute value the objectives of the policy and aid in its implementation. The institute supports and encourages awareness campaigns, seminars, workshops and other interactive sessions to facilitate effective implementation of the Green Campus, Energy and Environment policies.