Overall Rating Bronze
Overall Score 34.83
Liaison Katie Wall
Submission Date March 24, 2022

STARS v2.2

Lees-McRae College
IN-19: Green Laboratory Program

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.00 / 0.50 Katie Wall
Program Coordinator
Outdoor Recreation Management
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Does the institution have or participate in a green laboratory program?:
No

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 No
Water conservation and efficiency No
Chemical use and disposal No
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:

Dr. Susan Gardner
Has her Green Lab Ambassador certification last spring (see attached) and follow the My Green Lab initiatives in my BIO311, BIO114, BIO115, BIO461, and BIO465 labs as well as with students participating in undergraduate research. Sustainability is also taught in BIO114 and BIO115 as part of the curriculum. I discuss global warming in my BIO311 lecture and how that impacts zoonotic disease spread.


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