Overall Rating Platinum
Overall Score 87.10
Liaison Alex Davis
Submission Date March 5, 2020

STARS v2.2

Arizona State University
IN-19: Green Laboratory Program

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.50 / 0.50 Corey Hawkey
Assistant Director
University Sustainability Practices
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Does the institution have or participate in a green laboratory program?:
Yes

Does the institution’s green laboratory program address the following?:
Yes or No
Energy conservation and efficiency, e.g., fume hood ("shut the sash") and freezer maintenance programs Yes
Water conservation and efficiency Yes
Chemical use and disposal Yes
Materials management, e.g., green purchasing guidelines and recycling and reuse programs Yes
Training for lab users on sustainable practices Yes

A brief description of the institution's green laboratory program:

ASU's Sustainability Certification Program includes labs. The program offers a guide and test that helps participates incorporate sustainability into their lab. The certification is comprehensive and covers all the areas above.

ASU's Environmental Health and Safety department works collaboratively with University Sustainability Practices to implement this effort.


Website URL where information about the green laboratory program is available:
Additional documentation to support the submission:

Program is listed here:
https://cfo.asu.edu/sustainability-certification-program

Certification form has been included because it is not available to non-ASU viewers.

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