LabSYNC Point E-E1

Problem:  Instruments can use a significant amount of energy in times of non-use.

Solution: Buy an outlet timer to control your appliance for times of non-use, Fisher part number 15077964. It has a one-step reset and start features, 15 Amp.

Benefits: Savings can be hundreds or thousands of dollars if this prevents you from buying a new centrifuge, for example. The associated resources savings are substantial for each large appliance you avoid purchasing.

Cost: $60