Overall Rating Gold
Overall Score 77.56
Liaison John Pumilio
Submission Date Oct. 11, 2022

STARS v2.2

Colgate University
OP-14: Office Paper Purchasing

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.75 / 1.00 John Pumilio
Director of Sustainability
Sustainability Office
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Total annual expenditures on office paper:
71,157 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 63 US/Canadian $
30-49 percent 8,246 US/Canadian $
50-69 percent 1,956 US/Canadian $
70-89 percent (or FSC Mix label) 0 US/Canadian $
90-100 percent (or FSC Recycled/100% label) 48,777 US/Canadian $

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

Data represents a one-year time period from July 1, 2020 through June 30, 2021.

Recycled Content lbs Cost/20 lbs Total Cost
0% 6,497 37.29 $12,114
10% 34 37.29 $63
30% 4145 39.79 $8,246
50% 629 62.18 $1,956
100% or FSC 17,103 57.04 $48,777

TOTAL: $71,157

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