News Release

REF NO.: 53

SUBJECT: Memorial University first in Newfoundland and Labrador to receive environmental stewardship award

DATE: October 19, 2009

Memorial University will receive the EcoLogo Environmental Stewardship Award, an award that recognizes organizations for their commitment to environmental protection through green purchasing, at a ceremony on Wednesday, Oct. 21.
The presentation will take place in Room FM-2004 at the Facilities Management building, Phelan Road, on Memorial’s St. John’s campus at
10:30 a.m.
Memorial is the first recipient of this award from the EcoLogo Program in Newfoundland and Labrador. The university is receiving this recognition for its recently implemented green cleaning program.
Media agencies are invited to send representatives. Parking is available in Lot 15.

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