|Submission Date||March 2, 2020|
University of Texas at Austin
IN-34: Spend Analysis
Total adjusted for non-applicable credits
Institution has conducted a spend analysis to assess the sustainability impacts of its purchasing across commodity categories and identified and prioritized opportunities for improvement. Examples include supply-chain carbon footprint analysis and related methodologies that address the environmental, social, and economic performance of the institution’s products and suppliers.
The analysis covers at least 25 percent of the institution’s total expenditures and has been conducted or updated during the three years prior to the anticipated date of submission.
This credit is optional and may be earned by any institution that meets the criteria.
An institution earns 0.5 bonus points when 50 percent or more of its expenditures have been subject to a sustainability-related spend analysis. Partial points are available. An institution for which at least 25, but less than 50, percent of expenditures have been subject to a sustainability-related spend analysis earns 0.25 points.
Report initiatives and results from within the three years prior to the anticipated date of submission.