|Submission Date||Feb. 25, 2014|
Colorado State University
OP-13: Vendor Code of Conduct
General Professional IV
Does the institution have and act on a vendor code of conduct or equivalent policy that sets expectations about the social and environmental responsibility of vendors with whom the institution does business?:
The website URL where the vendor code of conduct or equivalent policy is posted :
A copy of the vendor code of conduct or equivalent policy:
A brief description of programs and strategies institution has implemented to ensure the code is followed, including a brief description of instances when vendor code of conduct has changed purchasing behavior within the last five years, if applicable:
CSU vendors are required to fill out the Sustainable Vendors Survey which evaluates potential vendors (and current vendors) on aspects of life cycle analysis, recycling, green options, etc. Vendors who do not offer sustainable options are not selected as preferred vendors. Additionally, vendors with a commitment to sustainability are featured each year in a pubic Green Market Vendor Fair and have other opportunities to market their goods and services.
The information presented here is self-reported. While AASHE
staff review portions of all STARS reports and institutions are welcome to seek additional forms of review, the data in STARS reports are not verified by AASHE. If you believe any of this information is erroneous or inconsistent with credit criteria, please review the process for inquiring about the information reported by an institution and complete the Data Inquiry Form.