Overall Rating Silver
Overall Score 59.07
Liaison Erin Akins
Submission Date March 5, 2020
Executive Letter Download

STARS v2.1

University of Saskatchewan
IN-9: Green Laboratories

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.50 / 0.50 Erin Akins
Sustainability Coordinator
Office of Sustainability
"---" indicates that no data was submitted for this field

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 Yes
Water conservation and efficiency Yes
Chemical use and disposal Yes
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 green laboratory program, including the specific initiatives selected above:

Champions sign-up to lead sustainability in their lab. The duties of the Work Green Labs Champion include:

Leading Green Lab certification efforts
Completing the Green Lab checklist and updating it semi-regularly
Attending group meetings 2-3 times per year
Sharing updates from the Office of Sustainability with colleagues


The website URL where information about the programs or initiatives is available:
Additional documentation to support the submission:

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