Overall Rating Silver
Overall Score 56.16
Liaison Matthew Liesch
Submission Date May 13, 2024

STARS v2.2

Central Michigan University
OP-14: Office Paper Purchasing

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.01 / 1.00 Judy Lannen
Senior Buyer
"---" indicates that no data was submitted for this field

Total annual expenditures on office paper:
34,581.40 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 1,037 US/Canadian $
30-49 percent 464.70 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:
The provided numbers are all purchases from the 2022-2023 fiscal year, from July 1, 2022 to June 30, 2023.

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

Data source(s) and notes about the submission:
Central Michigan University's paper provider references their Eco-ID program for when customers, such as CMU, are looking at purchasing products in an environmentally responsible manner.

Additionally, all of the paper purchases at CMU is certified by the Sustainable Forestry Initiative, which ensures that logging and wood product manufacturing is done responsibly and ethically.

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