Overall Rating Gold - expired
Overall Score 68.32
Liaison Michelle Perez
Submission Date May 3, 2013
Executive Letter Download

STARS v1.2

University of California, San Diego
OP-12: Office Paper Purchasing

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 1.00 / 2.00 Edward Johnson
Senior Director, Chief Procurement Officer
BFS-Procureents/Contracts
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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 :

Paper is purchased through UC system-wide strategically sourced contracts. Paper provided to campus multifunctional printers and copiers is composed of 30% PCW recycled content. And as of June 2012, 63% of all paper purchases at UC San Diego contained at least 30% of post-consumer and recycled content.


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 :
151.47 US/Canadian $

Expenditures on 30-49 percent recycled-content office paper :
290,383.22 US/Canadian $

Expenditures on 50-69 percent recycled-content office paper :
17,150.29 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 :
24,210.21 US/Canadian $

Total expenditures on office paper :
455,780.12 US/Canadian $

These figures include paper purchases from UC San Diego Marketplace.

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