|Overall Rating||Bronze - expired|
|Submission Date||Feb. 16, 2016|
Western Colorado University
OP-12: Electronics Purchasing
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Customer Service Administrator
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-Spoke to Armando who is in charge of purchasing
-IT does not have any documented electronics purchasing policy/guidelines, however it is the departments' decision to purchase as sustainably as possible.
-EPEAT level electronics for WSCU include: Dell OptiPlex 7010 (Gold), Dell Latitude e7440 (Gold), and Microsoft Surface Pro 3 (Bronze)
-No estimates on how much is spent per year on EPEAT-level electronics; spending estimates include infrastructure, routers, back up, printers, internet for dorms, etc.
-Funding= $91,000 for infrastructure and support, faculty/staff hardware supplies, routers, phone, back-up. $64,000 for computing hardware for classrooms only. $68,000 spent last year on open labs (printers, macs, PCs, scanners, internet in dorms, access points)
-Metech Electronic Recycling- incentive to recycle electronics in an environmentally responsible manner approx 4x year
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