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Seattle Central College
OP-13: Cleaning and Janitorial Purchasing
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District Sustainability Coordinator
Office of Sustainability
Total expenditures on cleaning products:
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):
Total expenditures on janitorial paper products:
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):
Percentage of expenditures on cleaning and janitorial products that are third party certified to meet recognized sustainability standards:
A brief description of the time period from which the figures reported above are drawn (i.e. one-year time period or representative sample):
Seattle Central recently switched to a local company for janitorial paper products that offers regionally manufactured paper products that are almost entirely Green Seal certified. This data represents from Jan. 1-June 30, 2017 and is a great sample for current janitorial paper product purchase behavior.
The website URL where information about the programs or initiatives is available:
Additional documentation to support the submission:
We cannot easily calculate janitorial cleaning products at this time. We recently used several vendors for cleaning supplies, but are transitioning to one vendor who will hopefully be able to provide accurate data.