Overall Rating Gold
Overall Score 65.55
Liaison Susan Powers
Submission Date Feb. 22, 2019
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STARS v2.1

Clarkson University
OP-13: Cleaning and Janitorial Purchasing

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.56 / 1.00 Alex French
Sustainability Coordinator
ISE
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Total expenditures on cleaning products:
20,371 US/Canadian $

Expenditures on cleaning products that are Green Seal or UL ECOLOGO certified and/or Safer Choice labeled (or local equivalents for institutions outside the U.S. and Canada):
541 US/Canadian $

Total expenditures on janitorial paper products:
70,331 US/Canadian $

Expenditures on janitorial paper products that are FSC, Green Seal, and/or UL ECOLOGO certified (or local equivalents for institutions outside the U.S. and Canada):
49,861 US/Canadian $

Percentage of expenditures on cleaning and janitorial products that are third party certified to meet recognized sustainability standards:
55.57

A brief description of the time period from which the figures reported above are drawn (i.e. one-year time period or representative sample):

FY 18: July 2017 - June 2018


The website URL where information about the programs or initiatives is available:
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Additional documentation to support the submission:

Only one of our paper products does not carry a certification. It is a toilet paper with 100% recycled content. We spent $20,470 on the product during this fiscal year. If we were allowed to count the product then our score would go up significantly for this credit.

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