Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 49.78
Liaison Sarah Rykal
Submission Date Nov. 4, 2015
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STARS v2.0

University of Wisconsin-Stout
OP-17: Guidelines for Business Partners

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.00 / 1.00 Tim Cline
Graduate Assistant
Sustainability Office
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How many of the institution’s business partners are covered by policies, guidelines and/or agreements that require adherence to minimum environmental standards?:
None

How many of the institution’s business partners are covered by policies, guidelines and/or agreements that require adherence to minimum standards governing employee wages, benefits, working conditions and rights?:
None

A copy of the policies, guidelines, and/or agreements with the institution's business partners (or a representative sample):
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The policies, guidelines, and/or agreements with the institution's business partners (or a representative sample):
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A brief description of programs and strategies institution has implemented to ensure that the guidelines are followed, including a brief description of instances when the guidelines have changed purchasing behavior, if applicable:

UW-Stout does not, per say, have a vendor code of conduct that we can point to. However, we do have Terms and Conditions that are attached to every Purchase Order that we send to a vendor that in many ways stipulates the conduct of what is expected.

URL for the vendor code of conduct is posted:
http://vendornet.state.wi.us/vendornet/doaforms/doafrm.ASP


The website URL where information about the institution’s guidelines for its business partners is available:
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Purchasing Department will be asked to begin tracking vendors which do and do not following the vendor code of conduct.

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