|Liaison||Dorothea Von Herder|
|Submission Date||Aug. 18, 2011|
OP-11: Cleaning Products Purchasing
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:
While Wellesley does not commit to the Green Seal or EcoLogo brands, the college does purchase other green cleaning products from Proctor and Gamble. The custodial department at Wellesley College is committed to using green cleaning products wherever feasible. Over the past few years the college has been transitioning to the goal of utilizing all cleaning chemicals as green. Currently, we are at about 90%.
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:
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staff review portions of all STARS reports and institutions are welcome to seek additional forms of review, the data in STARS reports are not verified by AASHE. If you believe any of this information is erroneous or inconsistent with credit criteria, please review the process for inquiring about the information reported by an institution and complete the Data Inquiry Form.