Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 51.72
Liaison Alex Frank
Submission Date Aug. 1, 2019
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STARS v2.1

University of Wisconsin-Madison
OP-14: Office Paper Purchasing

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.58 / 1.00 Alex Frank
Sustainability Analyst
Office of Sustainability
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Total expenditures on office paper :
932,199.15 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 41,900 US/Canadian $
30-49 percent 431,168.16 US/Canadian $
50-69 percent 131,616.43 US/Canadian $
70-89 percent (or FSC Mix label) 251,267.73 US/Canadian $
90-100 percent (or FSC Recycled label) 76,246.83 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):

The above data represent total expenditures on paper products from the UW-Madison housed Digital Publishing & Printing Services unit (https://printing.wisc.edu/) and any other paper purchases completed through a business services unit and allocated to a UW-Madison account. While there may be paper purchases made outside of business services units this data should capture the majority of paper purchases for campus.

Data was compiled from FY18.

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