Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 48.61
Liaison Kristina Bryan
Submission Date Feb. 26, 2015
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STARS v2.0

Saint Louis University
OP-12: Electronics Purchasing

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.90 / 1.00 Jake Prange
Contract Management Specialist
Business Services
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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 :

SLU works in collaboration with CDWG to select standards for our technology environment that helps to ensure that all computers and monitors are EPEAT Gold or Silver certified.

The Electronic Product Environmental Assessment Tool, or EPEAT, is an on-line tool designed to help institutional purchasers select and compare computer desktops, laptops and monitors based on their environmental attributes.

A brief description of steps the institution has taken to ensure that the purchasing policy, directives, or guidelines are followed:

Technology purchases are routed to Information Technology Services to confirm standards prior to purchasing technology equipment in order to ensure that SLU and EPEAT standards are observed.

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 0 US/Canadian $
EPEAT Silver 0 US/Canadian $
EPEAT Gold 809,467.47 US/Canadian $

Total expenditures on desktop and laptop computers, displays, thin clients, televisions, and imaging equipment:
928,381.18 US/Canadian $

The website URL where information about the institution's electronics purchasing policy, directive, or guidelines is available:

This data is for FY14 (July 1, 2013 - June 30, 2014).

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