Overall Rating Silver
Overall Score 53.00
Liaison Kathy Johnson
Submission Date April 21, 2020

STARS v2.2

Black Hills State University
OP-14: Office Paper Purchasing

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.27 / 1.00 Deborah Liddick
AD of Facilities Services and Sustainability
Facilities Services
"---" indicates that no data was submitted for this field

Total annual expenditures on office paper:
18,562.78 US/Canadian $

Expenditures on office paper with the following levels of post-consumer recycled, agricultural residue, and/or FSC certified content::
Expenditure Per Level
10-29 percent 0 US/Canadian $
30-49 percent 12,437.06 US/Canadian $
50-69 percent 0 US/Canadian $
70-89 percent (or FSC Mix label) 0 US/Canadian $
90-100 percent (or FSC Recycled/100% label) 0 US/Canadian $

A brief description of the time period from which the figures reported above are drawn:

One-year time period

Website URL where information about the institution’s paper purchasing is available:
Additional documentation to support the submission:

10:02:05:09. Procurement of paper products and printing. Each state agency and institution shall specify products that meet at least one of the following requirements when procuring any paper product or requesting bids or quotes for any printing project:

(1) Green Seal certified;

(2) Ecologo certified; or

(3) Comply with the minimum requirements for recycled content as published in the United States Environmental Protection Agency Comprehensive Procurement Guidelines, Buy-Recycled Series, Paper Products, October 2007.

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