Overall Rating Silver
Overall Score 57.98
Liaison Jay Price
Submission Date March 6, 2020
Executive Letter Download

STARS v2.1

University of Tennessee at Knoxville
IN-4: Green Athletics

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.00 / 0.50 Jay Price
Sustainability Manager
Facilities Services
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Does the institution’s green athletics program include the following?:
Yes or No
Zero waste and/or carbon neutral athletic events Yes
A stadium certified under a green building rating system Yes
A sustainable food and beverage purchasing program that includes athletic event vendors and concessions No
A program to minimize the use of potable water and chemicals in turf maintenance and groundskeeping No
A program to support more sustainable transportation options for athletic events No
Community engagement efforts, e.g. to educate students and fans/supporters about the institution’s sustainability initiatives Yes
An athletic team certification program No

A brief description of the institution’s green athletics program, including the specific initiatives selected above:

"Zero-Waste Game Days" diverts recyclable and compostable waste from landfill and UT's chapter of the Food Recovery Network recovers uneaten food for local food pantry donation.


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