|Overall Rating||Silver - expired|
|Submission Date||Jan. 13, 2012|
University of Wisconsin-River Falls
OP-11: Cleaning Products Purchasing
|0.50 / 2.00||
Does the institution have an institution-wide stated preference to purchase Green Seal (tm) or EcoLogo (tm) certified cleaning products?:
The website URL where the green cleaning product purchasing policy, directive, or guidelines are posted:
A brief description of steps the institution has taken to ensure that the purchasing policy, directives, or guidelines are followed:
Facilities Management and Custodial Services at UWRF purchase cleaning products from EnvirOx, a producer of both Green Seal and EcoLogo certified products. State contract vendors and other third party vendors who use cleaning products are also encouraged to use certified cleaning products whenever possible.
Does the institution wish to pursue points for Part 2 of this credit (expenditures on cleaning products)?:
Expenditures on Green Seal and/or EcoLogo certified cleaning products :
Total expenditures on cleaning products :
A copy of the sections of the cleaning contract(s) that reference certified green products:
Because of the fragmentation of purchasing of cleaning products on campus, there is currently no effective method in place to track total expenditures on cleaning products. A recommendation is being made in the Sustainable Campus Community Plan to implement measures to track data for this credit in future reporting.