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Certified Green Lab Program (Proposed)

Project History

  • 5/12/2017

    On the agenda at the ECBS SWATeam meeting:

    1) Status of our recommendations to iWG;

    2) Review of Illini Lights Out over the past year;

    3) Any final thoughts, recommendations for Eco-Olympics;

  • 4/13/2017

    On the agenda at the ECBS SWATeam meeting:

    1) Report from Karl on projects he has been working on:

       a) Enterprise Works - proposed revolving loan project.  Awaiting departmental funding of $350K to complete project. 

Description

The ECBS SWATeam has been looking into the option of creating a Certified Green Labs Program, to match and augment the Certified Green Office Program

The program could be run by iSEE staff, and it could include various sustainability-related tasks and programs usable in a research lab environment.  For example, styrecycle, nitrile glove recycling, and the Shut the Sash green hood campaign, to name a few.

Dates

  • Proposed March 15, 2016
    Proposed by ECBS SWATeam members

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