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Sustainable Berkeley Lab collaborates with partners sitewide to reduce our footprint,
integrate sustainability into everyday operations,
and cultivate research opportunities

Initiatives

Climate

Improving buildings, greening the energy grid, and low-carbon commutes
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Waste

Rethinking waste through waste diversion and
smart purchasing
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Water

Upgrading fixtures,
stopping leaks, and
encouraging conservation
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SUSTAINABLE NEWS NEWS ARCHIVE

Chu Hall achieves LEED Gold!

8/12/16 - Chu Hall has earned LEED Gold certification, joining four other LEED-certified buildings at the Lab. More>

Energy-Saving New Refrigerators

8/12/16 - We’re replacing the Lab’s old, inefficient, break room refrigerators with new models that use half the energy. More>

Updated Waste Guide Now Available!

7/18/16 - Get a copy of the new Waste Guide, with updated guidance on what to do with batteries, chemicals, foam peanuts, broken office furniture, etc. More>