LabRATS: Best Practices

Best Practices

Some of the practices done by labs on campus to work efficiently and sustainably.

Energy meter

Energy

Energy Saving Methods

       

Faucet getting cleaned with toothbrush scrubber

Water

Minimizing lab water usage

   

Mix of Lab Plastics

Waste

Ways to manage solid waste in your lab

   

one person hands a chemical to someone else

Chemistry

Ways to minimize waste and hazards using chemistry

   

Researcher doing fieldwork on a farm

Fieldwork

Ways to minimize your footprint on the field

   

Communcations

Procurement

Dealing with purchases in your lab.

   

Chemicals

Chemicals

How to get and give free Chemicals

   

Two people work together on a proposal

Communication

Practices followed by your peers

   

Electronics
 

Electronics

Dealing with electronics in your lab

 

Pippette Tips Plaxco

Solid Waste

Ways to manage solid objects in your lab

   

Bike Racks

Transportation
Get around town without leaving a footprint