Sustainable Laboratories

Woman in lab coat stands in front of a multi tiered desk filled with test tubes, beakers and lab equipment

Learn about how the University of Edinburgh is making its laboratories more sustainable, and encouraging lab users to do the same. This CC BY-NC-ND video explains some of the steps being taken by the university, staff, and students to make our laboratories more sustainable.

Originally created in 2017, graphics updated in 2021.

Music: “Analog” by Jon Luc Hefferman, CC-BY-NC

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