Lab recycling? Yes, really!
Did you know that labs worldwide use an estimated 5.5 million tonnes of single-use plastic each year? Virtually none of these plastics are recycled, as they're often contaminated with potentially harmful bacteria and other bugs.
In this short video, Lisa and Jo explain how they're rethinking recycling by finding better ways to deal with lab plastics, including setting up decontamination processes so that more single-use plastics can be safely recycled.