Overall Rating Gold
Overall Score 65.09
Liaison Joseph Kahn
Submission Date Oct. 15, 2020

STARS v2.2

Central Michigan University
OP-13: Cleaning and Janitorial Purchasing

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.87 / 1.00 Jay Kahn
Facilities Operations Director
Facilities Managment
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Total annual expenditures on cleaning products:
284,166.51 US/Canadian $

Annual expenditures on certified green cleaning products:
238,688.05 US/Canadian $

Total annual expenditures on janitorial paper products:
58,967.99 US/Canadian $

Annual expenditures on certified green janitorial paper products:
58,967.99 US/Canadian $

A brief description of the time period on which the figures reported above are based :

The time period from which the above numbers have been drawn are twelve consecutive months. The dates for said months are September 1st, 2015 through August 31, 2016. CMU has not compiled more recent data, but all custodial purchases have been nearly identical to the provided figures for the 2018-2019 academic year. New data was unable to be retrieved due to COVID-19.

All purchased Janitorial paper products are green certified. CMU has exemplary janitorial purchasing practices, which consists of over 90% of janitorial products being third party green certified.

Percentage of expenditures on cleaning and janitorial products that are third party certified to meet recognized sustainability standards:

Website URL where information about the institution’s cleaning and janitorial purchasing is available:

Additional documentation to support the submission:

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