|Overall Rating||Gold - expired|
|Submission Date||March 4, 2016|
Oregon State University
OP-12: Electronics Purchasing
|0.93 / 1.00||
Does the institution have an institution-wide stated preference to purchase computers and/or other electronic products that are EPEAT registered or meet similar multi-criteria sustainability standards for electronic products?:
A copy of the electronics purchasing policy, directive, or guidelines:
The electronics purchasing policy, directive, or guidelines :
The website where the EPEAT policy, directive, or guidelines are posted:
A brief description of steps the institution has taken to ensure that the purchasing policy, directives, or guidelines are followed:
The computers offered under our Buy Orange program are from contracts with major companies, HP, Dell and Apple, who have long standing programs for environmental responsibility. All of the computers under targeted under this program are at a minimum silver level and a majority are gold.
The figures below represent 12 months of purchases from our largest computer vendor in the Buy Orange program.
Does the institution wish to pursue to pursue Part 2 of this credit (expenditures on EPEAT registered electronics)?:
Expenditures on EPEAT registered desktop and laptop computers, displays, thin clients, televisions, and imaging equipment::
|Expenditure Per Level|
|EPEAT Bronze||139.99 US/Canadian $|
|EPEAT Silver||142,169.77 US/Canadian $|
Date Revised: Dec. 19, 2016
Oregon State University requested that AASHE Staff correct a mistake in this reporting field for the reason specified below.Previous Value: 6985851 US/Canadian $
Explanation: Data error for FY15 was found during our FY16 process.
Total expenditures on desktop and laptop computers, displays, thin clients, televisions, and imaging equipment:
Oregon State University requested that AASHE Staff correct a mistake in this reporting field for the reason specified below.Previous Value: 8758821 US/Canadian $
Explanation: Data errors in FY15 data were found during our FY16 process.
The website URL where information about the institution's electronics purchasing policy, directive, or guidelines is available:
Special thanks to Andrea Desimone at Green Electronics Council for helping with data analysis.
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.