University of Bristol’s 900 laboratories receives world-first green status

The University of Bristol has become the first university in the world to achieve institutional Green Labs Certification.

Each of their 990 laboratories have gained certification, through The Laboratory Efficiency Assessment Framework (LEAF) Programme which mobilised staff and students and the wider STEM community to consider the direct impact of research, rather than the broader benefits of research outputs. 

Date of article: 16th August 2021