Double-Sided Printing as the Default
Project Timeline: 2009–Present
Partner: Information Technology Services
- UNC-Chapel Hill has double-sided set as the default for campus printers
- Since 2016, double sided CCI printing has resulting in savings of over 500,000 sheets of paper
Project Description and Approach:
Part of the Zero Waste goal is to reduce waste, which we are working to accomplish through the double-sided printing program. Having identified opportunities for the University to minimize its impact on the environment, including making double-sided printing the default for campus printers, the University has saved over 500,000 sheets of paper since 2016.