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The Sustainability Tracking, Assessment & Rating System™ (STARS) is a transparent, self-reporting framework for colleges and universities to measure their sustainability performance.

Overall Rating Silver
Overall Score 58.11
Liaison Melissa Tier
Submission Date April 19, 2017
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STARS v2.1

Swarthmore College
OP-14: Office Paper Purchasing

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.36 / 1.00 Aurora Winslade
Director of Sustainability
Office of Sustainability
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Total expenditures on office paper :
25,523.07 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 64.93 US/Canadian $
30-49 percent 22,591.36 US/Canadian $
50-69 percent 0 US/Canadian $
70-89 percent (or FSC Mix label) 0 US/Canadian $
90-100 percent (or FSC Recycled label) 11.69 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:
0.05

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 the total expenditures for the year 2016 that were tracked through the Purchasing Office.


The website URL where information about the programs or initiatives is available:
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Additional documentation to support the submission:
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Cindy Urick
Contracts and Purchasing Manager
Purchasing Office
[email protected]
610-690-5529

The information presented here is self-reported. While AASHE staff review portions of all STARS reports and institutions are welcome to seek additional forms of review, the data in STARS reports are not verified by AASHE. If you believe any of this information is erroneous or inconsistent with credit criteria, please review the process for inquiring about the information reported by an institution and complete the Data Inquiry Form.