Purchaser Profile

University of California, Irvine
Higher Education
Rick Coulon, Interim Director, Material and Risk Management

Irvine, CA, USA


$850,000 (2013)

All desktop computers, laptops, and computer monitors purchased by the University are required to have achieved a minimum Bronze-level registration or higher under the Electronic Products Environmental Assessment Tool (EPEAT®), where applicable.

Preference will be given for electronics products that have achieved EPEAT® Silver or EPEAT® Gold registration. The registration criteria and a list of all registered equipment are provided at https://www.epeat.net.

*EPEAT Purchasing Tier indicates how many EPEAT categories are specified in the organization’s purchasing agreements