Overall Rating Silver
Overall Score 61.37
Liaison Preston Jacobsen
Submission Date April 3, 2017
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STARS v2.1

University of Tennessee at Knoxville
OP-14: Office Paper Purchasing

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.08 / 1.00 Preston Jacobsen
Sustainability Manager
Facilities Services
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Total expenditures on office paper :
483770.25 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 3587.56 US/Canadian $
30-49 percent 33741.68 US/Canadian $
50-69 percent 3020.64 US/Canadian $
70-89 percent (or FSC Mix label) 199.04 US/Canadian $
90-100 percent (or FSC Recycled label) 22773.25 US/Canadian $

Percentage of expenditures on office paper that is 90-100 percent post-consumer recycled and/or agricultural residue content and/or FSC Recycled label:

A brief description of the time period from which the figures reported above are drawn (i.e. one-year time period or representative sample):

These figures represent paper purchases made during fiscal year 2016 (July 1 2015 - June 30 2016). A report of all purchases made via the eMarketPlace provided the majority of the data. Emails were sent to university departments to gather data on purchases that were made outside of the widely used e-procurement system.

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