Overall Rating Expired
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Liaison Kelsey McCormick
Submission Date June 17, 2013
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Lawrence University
OP-T2-25: Local Businesses

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete Expired Kathleen Isaacson
Associate Professor / Chair Committee on Sustainability 2012-2013
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Does the institution give preference to local products and businesses in its purchasing decisions? Local food purchases, which are covered in OP Credit 6: Food Purchasing, are not included in this credit.:
Yes

A brief description of the program:

Although there is no official policy, this is something the university has explored. When we purchased new outdoor recycling bins in 2011, for example, we had them produced by a local builder rather than ordering from a website and having them shipped.


The website URL where information about the program, policy, or practice is available:
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