Overall Rating Silver
Overall Score 52.54
Liaison Becky Haney
Submission Date Feb. 26, 2020

STARS v2.2

Calvin University
IN-47: Innovation A

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.50 / 0.50 Jennifer Ambrose
EHS Officer
Physical Plant
"---" indicates that no data was submitted for this field

Name or title of the innovative policy, practice, program, or outcome:
Environmental Management System (EMS)

A brief description of the innovative policy, practice, program, or outcome that outlines how credit criteria are met and any positive measurable outcomes associated with the innovation:

Calvin University has developed and implemented an Environmental Management System (EMS) in order to ensure compliance with existing and new environmental requirements, to reduce the impact of its operations, activities and services on the environment and to better satisfy the requirements and expectations of its faculty, staff, students, alumni and trustees. The EMS was designed to meet the overall requirements of the international standard ISO 140001.


Which of the following impact areas does the innovation most closely relate to? (select up to three):
Energy
Water
Environmental regulatory compliance

A letter of affirmation from an individual with relevant expertise or a press release or publication featuring the innovation :
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The website URL where information about the innovation is available :
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Additional documentation to support the submission:
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EPA Peer Audit Policy and Agreements - partnership between Halloran & Sage LLP, HRP Associates Inc and participating Michigan colleges and university's.

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