Berkeley Lab has a wide range of Federal, State, and University of California sustainability targets, summarized in a sustainability policy for all employees. Highlights of the Lab’s performance against those requirements include (at the end of FY 2022):
- GHG emissions: 31% lower than FY 2015.
- Building energy consumption per square foot: 29% lower than FY 2015.
- Non-hazardous waste generated: 0.42 lbs daily per person.
- Water consumption per square foot: 20% lower than FY 2007.