Level 1 (1 point each)
|We have UTOSS (Use The Other Side Scratch-pads) bins to collect paper, or we keep a scrap paper bin close to our copier/printer area.
|In our office, we use and promote the use of inter-office envelopes whenever possible.||0|
|We have clearly marked recycling bins in all common areas and where there is a trash can present (i.e. kitchens, conference rooms, mail rooms, copy rooms).||0|
|Every individual work area has a desk-side recycling bin. *Please contact your Building Supervisor for extra bins.
*Find your Building Supervisor
|In our office, there is a reusable bag in the kitchen or common room that staff can use if needed.||0|
|Our office follows Western’s guidelines on how to properly dispose of e-waste *Email firstname.lastname@example.org to inquire about disposing of e-waste properly.||0|
|We have reviewed Western’s recycling procedures in the past 12 months (Poster - Recycling at Western).||0|
|Reminders are posted in the printer/copier room to reduce paper consumption (Poster- Save Trees).||0|
|Our office takes part in Office Max (Grand & Toy)'s THINK! program to recycle empty ink and toner cartridges.
* THINK! Program at Western
|Reminders are posted in the printer/copier room to print in grey scale and fast draft.||0|
|Total Possible Points||10|
Level 2 (3 points each)
|Double sided printing, and margins set to 0.5 inches are the default options on all of our computers and/or printers.||0|
|Grey scale and fast draft printing are the default options on all of our computers and/or printers.||0|
|We have a designated area in the office where office supplies are stored, shared, and re-used.||0|
|Recycling bins for both paper and beverage container streams (total of 2) are located at all office events and meetings *Please contact your Building Supervisor for extra bins.
* Find your Building Supervisor
|Total Possible Points||12|
Level 3 (5 points each)
|We have looked into ways in which we can reduce our paper consumption as well as our waste output, and have presented the findings at a staff meeting.||0|
|We have set a goal to go paperless and have mandated that all forms and documents are available online whenever possible.||0|
|Total Possible Points||15|