Overall Rating Gold
Overall Score 70.27
Liaison Carolyn Shafer
Submission Date March 3, 2023

STARS v2.2

Pratt Institute
IN-32: Single-Use Plastic Ban

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.50 / 0.50 Carolyn Shafer
Director
Center for Sustainable Design Strategies
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Has the institution banned or eliminated the on-site sales and distribution of at least one type of single-use disposable plastic?:
Yes

A brief description of the single-use disposable plastics that have been banned or eliminated:
In Jan. 2020 Pratt banned the sale of single-use plastic water bottles. Single-use water bottles have been entirely removed from the cafeterias, cafes, stores and vending machines on the main Brooklyn Campus. Re-usable water bottles are being sold at these retail locations, where students, faculty and staff are encouraged to use bottle-filling stations across campus.

Website URL where information about the single-use disposable plastic ban(s) is available:
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