60.E - Resource Conservation

Board Policy Code: 60.E
Adopted: 1991-06-12T00:00:00
Revised/Readopted: 06/11/14

The college will make a concerted effort to conserve its resources. An act of good citizenship is the conservation of natural resources and energy.  Therefore, staff and students will make resource conservation a part of the college’s physical operation and educational program.

Resource conservation will be implemented by:

1.       Full utilization of materials prior to disposal;

2.       Limited use of disposable materials;

3.       Limited use of non-biodegradable products.

The college will cooperate to the fullest extent in the recycling efforts of community. The president will direct a district-wide system for recovery of waste and separating recyclable materials.

When it is financially viable, the college will purchase recycled products.