School of Physics undergraduate teaching laboratory awarded Platinum Green Lab Certification
12 Nov 2021
The certification was obtained by My Green Labs to help reduce waste, energy, and water to mitigate climate change and reduce environmental impacts caused by the School of Physics Undergraduate teaching lab. At My Green Lab, the mission is to build a culture of sustainability through science. The Green Lab Certification Program is about educating and engaging scientists on laboratory sustainability best practices so they can become active contributors in minimizing the environmental impact of their laboratory operations.
The School of Physics' James McLoughlin said "attaining this global standard is an acknowledgement of the work that goes on behind the scenes, we have adopoted an green first policy where possible."