Overall Rating Gold
Overall Score 65.89
Liaison Julie Newman
Submission Date Oct. 23, 2018
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STARS v2.1

Massachusetts Institute of Technology
OP-14: Office Paper Purchasing

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.58 / 1.00 MIT Office of Sustainability
Director
Office of Sustainability
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Total expenditures on office paper :
323,515.96 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 0 US/Canadian $
30-49 percent 2,894.19 US/Canadian $
50-69 percent 0 US/Canadian $
70-89 percent (or FSC Mix label) 199,244.95 US/Canadian $
90-100 percent (or FSC Recycled label) 27,197.13 US/Canadian $

Percentage of expenditures on office paper that is 90-100 percent post-consumer recycled and/or agricultural residue content and/or FSC Recycled label:
8.41

A brief description of the time period from which the figures reported above are drawn (i.e. one-year time period or representative sample):

This data only reflects office paper purchases from Staples, the campus' preferred office supply vendor. Purchase data covers the time period from January 1, 2016 to December 31, 2016.


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Additional documentation to support the submission:
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This data only reflects office paper purchases from Staples, the campus' preferred office supply vendor. Purchase data covers the time period from January 1, 2016 to December 31, 2016.

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