Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 46.96
Liaison Jacob Saffert
Submission Date Aug. 1, 2011
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Saint John's University
Tier2-2: Local Businesses

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.25 / 0.25 Ben Roske
Intern
SJU Office Sustainability
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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:

SJU does prefer to support local businesses in its purchasing decisions, not as a procedure of policy, but rather of accessibility. Intuitively, it saves the University money and time to purchase goods locally.


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