Overall Rating Bronze - expired
Overall Score 32.25
Liaison Rich Walker
Submission Date March 22, 2013
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STARS v1.2

Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
OP-12: Office Paper Purchasing

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.56 / 2.00 Kevin Adkins
Sustainability Officer
Vice Chancellor for Administration
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Does the institution have an institution-wide stated preference to purchase recycled content office paper?:
Yes

The URL where the recycled paper 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 :

ENVIRONMENTAL SAFETY
(415 ILCS 20/) Illinois Solid Waste Management Act.
Wherever economically and practically feasible, State Universities shall procure recycled paper and paper products.
SIUE follows the state purchasing guidelines
SIUE is a signatory of the Illinois Sustainability Campus Compact,
http://www2.illinois.gov/gov/green/Documents/EO11%202009.pdf


Does the institution wish to pursue points for Part 2 of this credit (expenditures on recycled paper)?:
Yes

Expenditures on 10-29 percent recycled-content office paper :
18,997 US/Canadian $

Expenditures on 30-49 percent recycled-content office paper :
0 US/Canadian $

Expenditures on 50-69 percent recycled-content office paper :
0 US/Canadian $

Expenditures on 70-89 percent recycled-content office paper (required if claiming points for Part 2):
0 US/Canadian $

Expenditures on 90-100 percent recycled-content office paper :
0 US/Canadian $

Total expenditures on office paper :
96,675 US/Canadian $

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