Overall Rating Platinum - expired
Overall Score 85.72
Liaison Kira Stoll
Submission Date March 4, 2021

STARS v2.2

University of California, Berkeley
OP-13: Cleaning and Janitorial Purchasing

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.61 / 1.00 Mikayla Tran
SDG & OS Engagement Fellow
Office of Sustainability
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Total annual expenditures on cleaning products:
1,213,455.91 US/Canadian $

Annual expenditures on certified green cleaning products:
725,883.98 US/Canadian $

Total annual expenditures on janitorial paper products:
1,163,836.56 US/Canadian $

Annual expenditures on certified green janitorial paper products:
714,330.60 US/Canadian $

A brief description of the time period on which the figures reported above are based :
This data was taken from fiscal year 2020.

Percentage of expenditures on cleaning and janitorial products that are third party certified to meet recognized sustainability standards:

Website URL where information about the institution’s cleaning and janitorial purchasing is available:

Additional documentation to support the submission:
Data source(s) and notes about the submission:
This data was taken from fiscal year 2020. Data was gathered by the UCOP Sustainable Procurement team.

Note: The last quarter of FY20 likely reflects pandemic related trends.

University of California has a system-wide agreement with the company Waxie for supplying cleaning and janitorial products. The vendor is proactive in promoting the purchase of green products and in providing a clear and thorough reporting of spend.

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