|Submission Date||March 19, 2014|
Assistant Director-Safety &Health
UVM Risk Management and Safety
The University of Vermont has an environmental safety program which meets the STARS requirements for this credit by regulating all chemicals on campus and keeping track of their proper disposal. UVM has a training program dedicated to the education of all teachers, assistants, and technicians about proper chemical management.
The university has set up a five step environmental management program (EMP) showing their commitment to proper management of campus chemicals. The program was written to fulfill the requirements of the State of Vermont and the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) site-specific regulations for the New England Universities Laboratory Project XL for which UVM is one of three pilot sites.
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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.