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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 Expired
Overall Score Expired
Liaison John Cook
Submission Date May 31, 2013
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STARS v1.2

University of California, Riverside
SD-11: Procurement

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete Expired John Cook
Director of Sustainability
Sustainability
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The percentage of institutionally purchased appliances that are ENERGY STAR rated (of eligible appliance categories):
100

Does the institution have a policy to purchase ENERGY STAR appliances whenever possible?:
Yes

The percentage of expenditures on Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) certified office paper (US/Canadian dollars) :
10

Does the institution’s vendor code or policy require vendors to use less packaging?:
Yes

Paper is rough estimate based on quantity of post-consumer 50% that is FSC versus post-consumer 30% that is SFI, as we do not as of yet track FSC paper separately

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.