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The Sustainability Tracking, Assessment & Rating System™ (STARS) is a transparent, self-reporting framework for colleges and universities to measure their sustainability performance.

Overall Rating Bronze
Overall Score 41.99
Liaison Eva Rocke
Submission Date June 30, 2017
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STARS v2.1

University of Montana
OP-13: Cleaning and Janitorial Purchasing

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.61 / 1.00 Eva Rocke
ASUM Sustainability Coordinator
ASUM
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Total expenditures on cleaning products:
187,148.49 US/Canadian $

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):
82,577.70 US/Canadian $

Total expenditures on janitorial paper products:
158,746.59 US/Canadian $

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):
127,152.58 US/Canadian $

Percentage of expenditures on cleaning and janitorial products that are third party certified to meet recognized sustainability standards:
60.63

A brief description of the time period from which the figures reported above are drawn (i.e. one-year time period or representative sample):

The figures above are a representative sample including the purchasing data from six buildings of varying size and purpose on the UM campus.


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

UM custodial services are in-house, not contracted out. The expenditures noted above are a sum of several buildings' custodial product purchasing on UM Campus to provide a representative sample.

Brian Fruit- Campus Recreation
E-mail- bfruit@mso.umt.edu
Phone- (406) 243-2804

Tim Elliot- State-owned Buildings
E-mail- timothy.elliot@mso.umt.edu
Phone- (406) 243-2161

Gary Hagler- School of Extended and Lifelong Learning
E-mail- gary.hagler@mso.umt.edu
Phone- (406) 243-2331

Mae Ikerd- UM Dining
E-mail- mae.ikerd@mso.umt.edu
Phone- (406) 243-4041

Brandon Kress- Adams Center
E-mail- brandon.kress@mso.umt.edu
Phone- (406) 243-5355

Larry McElravy- University Center
E-mail- larry.mcelravy@mso.umt.edu
Phone- (406) 243-4964

The information presented here is self-reported. While AASHE 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.