Overall Rating Gold - expired
Overall Score 71.18
Liaison Camille Kirk
Submission Date Sept. 13, 2013
Executive Letter Download

STARS v1.2

University of California, Davis
SD-11: Procurement

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete N/A Camille Kirk
Director of Sustainability and Campus Sustainability Planner
Office of Sustainability
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The percentage of institutionally purchased appliances that are ENERGY STAR rated (of eligible appliance categories):
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Does the institution have a policy to purchase ENERGY STAR appliances whenever possible?:
Yes

The percentage of expenditures on Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) certified office paper (US/Canadian dollars) :
41

Does the institution’s vendor code or policy require vendors to use less packaging?:
Yes

The percentage of institutionally purchased appliances that are ENERGY STAR rated (of eligible appliance categories) is not yet tracked.

Expenditures include paper purchases from the primary office supply contractor as well as bulk paper purchases for the central printing operation (Repro Graphics). There may be additional unreported paper purchases from authorized sources, but this would be a negligible percentage of the overall purchases reported here.

The institution policy to purchase ENERGY STAR appliances can be found at: http://sustainability.universityofcalifornia.edu/documents/policy_sustain_prac.pdf, section VII and http://manuals.ucdavis.edu/PPM/350/350-10.PDF, section III.C.

The institution policy that requires vendors to use less packaging can be found at: http://sustainability.universityofcalifornia.edu/documents/policy_sustain_prac.pdf, section VII and http://manuals.ucdavis.edu/PPM/350/350-10.PDF, section III.G.

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