Bowdoin College

Bowdoin College is a 2015 EPEAT Purchaser Award Winner

Over their lifetime, the EPEAT registered electronics purchased by Bowdoin College in 2014 will result in environmental impact reductions including:

  • 30,213 kWh of Electricity, enough to power 2.5 U.S. households for a year
  • 190 kg of hazardous waste, equivalent to the weight of 2 refrigerators
  • 5,155 kg of CO2, equivalent to removing 4 average U.S. passenger cars from the road for a year
  • 10.33 kg of mercury, enough to fill 9 mercury fever thermometers
  • 311 kg of solid waste
  • 10,391 kg of primary materials
  • 66 kg of water emissions
  • 20 metric tons of air emissions