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HURDLES AND SOLUTIONS QUESTIONS FOR EMPLOYEE AND STUDENT ENGAGEMENT

How do we make sustainability a high priority in research-lab environments?  Commit a cross-disciplinary team to researching the feasibility of waste reduction and energy savings  in lab settings, and hold discussions with principal researchers about how they can reduce the environmental impacts of their research. Partner with existing interest groups already engaged in lab operations, such as safety committees.

How can we combat competing priorities within research environments? Create a  cross-disciplinary team to research green behaviour  in labs and link it to EHS/WHS.

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IARU - Green Guide for Universities – pathways towards sustainability