Overall Rating Platinum
Overall Score 88.13
Liaison Tonie Miyamoto
Submission Date Nov. 7, 2022

STARS v2.2

Colorado State University
OP-12: Electronics Purchasing

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.94 / 1.00 Stacey Baumgarn
Campus Energy Coordinator
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Total annual expenditures on electronics:
4,679,866.19 US/Canadian $

Expenditures on environmentally or socially preferable electronics:
Expenditure Per Level
EPEAT Gold registered and/or third party certified at the highest achievable level under a multi-attribute sustainability standard 4,282,393.20 US/Canadian $
EPEAT Silver registered and/or third party certified at mid-level under a multi-attribute sustainability standard 76,900.02 US/Canadian $
EPEAT Bronze registered and/or third party certified at minimum level under a multi-attribute sustainability standard 0 US/Canadian $
Labeled under a single-attribute standard 266,014.19 US/Canadian $

Do the figures reported above include leased equipment?:

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

One-year period, July 1, 2021-June 30, 2022 (FY22) for Apple purchases. 12 month period for HP purchases August 1, 2021-July 31, 2022.

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

The electronics products reflected in these figures include HP, Colorado State University’s strategic partner and, Apple products including desktops, notebooks, tablets, monitors, and iPads.

Of the computer and electronic products outlined in the STARS Technical Manual to be included, all Apple products in those categories purchased by CSU in FY22 were EPEAT Gold. And, for the 12-month period of purchases supplied by HP, various products achieved various certifications - or in a few instances, no single or multi-attribute label. Spreadsheets built from procurement data can be reviewed upon request. Contact Stacey.Baumgarn@colostate.edu

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