Overall Rating Gold - expired
Overall Score 66.71
Liaison Greg Kozak
Submission Date March 6, 2020

STARS v2.2

Northwestern University
OP-14: Office Paper Purchasing

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.11 / 1.00 Sarah Tulga
Sustainability Program Coordinator
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Total annual expenditures on office paper:
232,839.65 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 39,239.72 US/Canadian $
50-69 percent 2,980.96 US/Canadian $
70-89 percent (or FSC Mix label) 0 US/Canadian $
90-100 percent (or FSC Recycled/100% label) 7,039.48 US/Canadian $

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

Fiscal Year 2019: September 1, 2018 to August 31,2019
We were only able to secure expenditures from our main vendor Office Depot (Office Max).

Website URL where information about the institution’s paper purchasing is available:

Additional documentation to support the submission:

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