Social Responsibility and Sustainability

Water

Discover how to purify water with lower environmental impact, better ways to clean glassware and which water-cooling systems are most efficient (part-funding available).

Video: Cleaning, sterilisation and water (Lab Sustainability Webinar, March 2021)
Cleaning, sterilisation and water (Lab Sustainability Webinar, March 2021)

 

Water is used in many devices and practices in laboratories. Water use can have a substantial carbon footprint (due to the processing and transport/pumping). Luckily there are many ways to reduce water consumption in the laboratory. 

 

Apply for the Sustainable Campus Fund

Chillers can be part funded through an application to the Sustainable Campus Fund. 

Apply for the Sustainable Campus Fund