The laboratory of the built environment and sustainability (Lacis) is a centre of creation, testing and sharing of technologies and methodologies of the University of Brasilia (UnB). Is focused on research, education and extension aimed at innovation and sustainability of the built environment, considering the collaborative networks, social inclusion, environmental education and strengthening the learning system of industries and other organizations.

The Lacis is a partnership between the Faculty of architecture and Urbanism (FAU/UnB), the Centre for sustainable development (CDS/UnB) Faculty and UnB (FGA).