To be eligible for this program, your laboratory must currently operate at UNC-Chapel Hill and use, or desire to use, an Ultra-Low Temperature (ULT) freezer. To participate it is vital you are aware of the following conditions and expectations:

  1. Your lab is expected to treat all EFRP freezers with respect.
  2. Your lab may not remove a freezer purchased through this program from the UNC-CH central campus (even if you or your lab relocates).
  3. Your lab may not sell an EFRP freezer to another laboratory or freezer without consent by the EFRP team.
  4. Labs participating in this program are required to participate in UNC-Chapel Hill Green Lab’s Freezer Challenge annually to promote best lab management practices. Information on this challenge can be found here. You may register your lab for the challenge here.

If you meet these requirements and are interested in filling out an application please visit the Process and Application page.