Luther to purchase 50% post-consumer paper

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In an effort to assist in achieving Luther’s goal of reducing its carbon footprint by 50% by 2015, as stated in the five-year strategic plan, the Luther College Document Center, Book Shop and all offices and departments now must purchase and use 50% post-consumer paper when using white, 8.5 x 11 inch, 20# copier paper. 

Paper with varying amounts of post-consumer fiber is also available in white paper of larger sizes and colored paper upon request.  

To see the full Purchasing Policy and purchasing guidelines, go to the Luther Paper Purchasing Policy site.