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Office of Sustainability
Lane County Public Service Building
125 East 8th Ave, 2nd Floor
Eugene, OR 97401
Ph: (541) 682-5017
Fx: (541) 682-5221

Babe O'Sullivan
Sustainability Liaison

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Bold Steps Award June 2007 - Slocum Center for Orthopedics & Sports Medicine
Overview
The Slocum Center for Orthopedics & Sports Medicine was recognized for its commitment to sustainability and green building practices as it constructed a new facility off Coburg Road in Eugene. The new building earned the prestigious Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certification at the Silver level. The new facility (among other things) reduces electricity demand by 33 percent and water demand by 30 percent. Slocum has also instituted a sustainable purchasing policy and used non-toxic materials in building construction