|Submission Date||Aug. 1, 2019|
University of Wisconsin-Madison
OP-13: Cleaning and Janitorial Purchasing
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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):
This data includes all available cleaning product expenditure data from FY18. This includes all expenditures from: University Housing; Facilities Planning and Management, Athletics, and the Wisconsin Union Directorate.
Since 2012, University Housing has been using a single water-based cleaning product called aqueous ozone. This certified product eliminated the need for window cleaner, disinfectant, and a general purpose cleaner.
The website URL where information about the programs or initiatives is available:
Additional documentation to support the submission: