Office of Sustainability

A Two-Pronged Approach to Reducing Paper Consumption in Humboldt State University's Academic Computing Labs: User Education and Pay-Per-Print Printer Technology

Research and development of a plan aimed at educating the public and reducing paper consumption in academic computer labs on the campus of Humboldt State University. Contains brief description of issues surrounding excess paper usage, research into successful paper reduction plans implemented by other academic institutions, suggestions for paper reduction at HSU and methods of educational outreach to the campus community. Some strategies outlined include a pay-per-print printing system, campus events, annoucements and increased recycling efforts.
Problem Statement: 
Develop a plan to educate the campus community and reduce paper usage among academic computer labs at HSU.
Melissa Bodola
Cisco Benemann
Justin Daily
Julia Heath
Christina Throm
Joanna Zeigler
Course Code: 
ENVS 411
Richard Hansis
fall 2004
Humboldt State University