Overall Rating Expired
Overall Score Expired
Liaison Cheri Chastain
Submission Date Nov. 19, 2013
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STARS v1.2

California State University, Chico
OP-12: Office Paper Purchasing

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete Expired Sara Rumiano
Director
Procurement & Contract Services
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Does the institution have an institution-wide stated preference to purchase recycled content office paper?:
Yes

The URL where the recycled paper policy, directive, or guidelines are posted:
A brief description of steps the institution has taken to ensure that the purchasing policy, directives, or guidelines are followed :

http://www.calstate.edu/Csp/recycle/info.shtml

Refer to the CSU Buy-Recycled Handbook which is available through the link above.


Does the institution wish to pursue points for Part 2 of this credit (expenditures on recycled paper)?:
Yes

Expenditures on 10-29 percent recycled-content office paper :
21888 US/Canadian $

Expenditures on 30-49 percent recycled-content office paper :
21888 US/Canadian $

Expenditures on 50-69 percent recycled-content office paper :
21888 US/Canadian $

Expenditures on 70-89 percent recycled-content office paper (required if claiming points for Part 2):
21888 US/Canadian $

Expenditures on 90-100 percent recycled-content office paper :
21888 US/Canadian $

Total expenditures on office paper :
182401 US/Canadian $

$182,401 spent on printing/writing paper in FY '12/'13 (not including the Foundation or AS).

60% of purchases included at least some % recycled content.

60% x $182,401 = $109,440

Assume even split among five %'s above:

$109,440 / 5 = $21,888

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