We have an active re-cycling policy and strive to minimise the company carbon footprint. Waste laboratory chemicals are disposed of safely and within strict guidelines.
OGT has an elected Charity Committee to co-ordinate distribution of agreed funds. In addition, some of the income from licensing microarray technology has been used to fund charities supporting scientific advancement.
OGT is also active in training the next generation of scientists though offering 12-month placement opportunities to undergraduate students plus work experience to school students.
In 2011/12 OGT's Charity Committee is supporting the following charities: