Examples of green purchasing at the college:

 

  • 100 percent recycled copy paper for printers and faxes
  • 100 percent recycled custodial paper
  • of the college's fleet of six vehicles, three are hybrid and one is E-85
  • all products used for cleaning are green and are purchased in large-bulk containers to reduce plastic use
  • all computer monitors, printers, dishwashers and refrigerators are Energy Star rated
  • all light bulbs are the most energy-efficient available
  • toner cartridges are purchased from a company that recycles its own cartridges whenever available
  • events at the Coordinating Center frequently showcase local food.