Harvard Strategic Procurement has negotiated discounted pricing for Lumencor light engines for Harvard laboratories. This sustainable option for light boxes is currently being utilized at the Nikon Imaging Center at HMS.

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How well do you know what to do with your electronic waste on the Longwood campus?

Spark conversation with this curated list of sustainability-themed multimedia resources.

Labs account for nearly 50% of energy use at Harvard but take up only 23% of the space.

Submetering laboratories and other campus spaces provides data to design and measure the effectiveness of behavior change programs that save energy and
reduce greenhouse gas emissions.

Occupant engagement can contribute to energy reduction goals and...

Challenge

A typical life science laboratory uses more than three times as much electricity per square foot as an office building.  Much of the energy use responsible for a lab’s large environmental footprint comes from plug-load equipment including freezers, incubators,...