Green Cleaning Products

Cleaning products often contain dangerous chemicals which can be harmful to the human body. These chemicals can end up on food, utensils, furniture, children’s toys, and clothes and potentially have adverse health effects.

Green Cleaning Recipes: Salubrious Solutions

For an alternative to bleach in laundry: Heat ¼ cup of vinegar in microwave for 30 seconds on high. Dissolve ¼ cups of borax in the vinegar, and add ¼ cup of hydrogen peroxide.

River Campus and School of Medicine and Dentistry Win Green Cleaning Award

The University of Rochester River Campus and School of Medicine and Dentistry (RC and SMD) were honored to receive the 2013 Green Cleaning Award from American School & University, in conjunction with the Green Cleaning Network and the Healthy Schools Campaign. The award recognizes educational institutions that implement sustainable cleaning practices designed to protect the health of both the community and the environment.