Overall Rating Silver
Overall Score 45.28
Liaison Cynthia Philippe
Submission Date May 12, 2021

STARS v2.2

Universite du Quebec a Montreal
OP-14: Office Paper Purchasing

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.48 / 1.00 Cynthia Philippe
Sustainability advisor
Service du développement organisationnel
"---" indicates that no data was submitted for this field

Total annual expenditures on office paper:
204,918.78 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 177,025.87 US/Canadian $
50-69 percent 0 US/Canadian $
70-89 percent (or FSC Mix label) 0 US/Canadian $
90-100 percent (or FSC Recycled/100% label) 27,892.91 US/Canadian $

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

Period from January 1st 2019 to December 31st 2019.

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

Additional documentation to support the submission:

All the data for this section come from the paper and envelope supply information system for the organizational unit "Repro-UQAM".

The University's procurements Policy has a section on sustainable development and the environment that refers to policy 37 in terms of eco-responsibility.

From the procurements policy
6.3 Environmental Protection and Sustainable Development The University promotes environmental protection and sustainable development by referring to detailed modalities in the Procurement section of NO37 Environmental Policy of the University

From the eco-responsability policy section 3.4

Procurement: Fostering the integration of environmental and social considerations into the acquisition of goods and services.

Procurements policy (no15): https://instances.uqam.ca/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2018/05/Politique_no_15.pdf

Eco-responsability policy (no37): https://instances.uqam.ca/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2018/05/Politique_no_37.pdf

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