The March for Science: Green Labs Support Science Funding and Earth Day ... Every day!

In celebration of earth day this month, here is a list of U.S. university green labs news!  Scientists and researchers who use sustainability pratices in their work, are using their funding efficiently, while protecting our environment. This is what being 'labconscious' is all about. 

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A Green Chemistry Question: Is Toxic Formaldehyde Based Tissue Fixation Good Enough?

Read about KINFix a formalin-free fixative that is optimized for histological, immunohistochemical and molecular analyses of neurosurgical tissue specimens.  KINFix is a non-hazardous replacement for formalin with "green lab" attributes.  Perhaps your lab work can benefit from switching?

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Smart and Sustainable Lab Glassware

Read about the virtues of glass, a material intimately linked with science.  Then consider how a 1768 masterpiece expresses the many ways people view scientific progress.  As a viewer you are met with the scientist's gaze that questions, should I or shouldn't I? And so today, we must also weigh the consequences of our work.

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