Create Change


  •  Strongly Agree
  •  Agree
  •  Neutral
  •  Disagree
  •  Strongly Disagree
  •  Don't Know


Due to hygiene, food and drink should be banned near the computers, and keyboard wipes should be provided. A study shows there is more bacteria found on office phone and keyboard, compared to a toilet seat.


Food and drinks ban on 1st floor of MI building

This Idea for Change opened on 14 March 2019 and closed on 28 March 2019.

19 students voted on this Idea, giving a score of -5.

Ideas need a score above 10 to pass, and therefore this Idea has failed. There are no further actions on this Idea.



Marie Dodd
5:30pm on 11 Apr 19 The Idea is closed and discussion is closed.
Luisa Tierney
11:46am on 25 Mar 19 Disagree because if you've got work to do, you might not have time to go out and eat somewhere else. Would be better if it was just cleaned more to mitigate the hygiene concerns.
Satwant Kaur
2:38pm on 21 Mar 19 Hot food and crisps should be banned but snacks/water are fine. We definitely need keyboard wipes though.
James Hackney
11:17am on 20 Mar 19 Food should be banned, but non-carbonated drinks should be allowed.
Iman Hussain
11:53am on 14 Mar 19 We should have a loud alarm anytime someone tries to eat on the Mi Open Deck
Samuel Ord
11:24am on 14 Mar 19 I'd agree if there were more places on campus students could sit and eat