Sustainable Purchasing

Sep
30
2012

Chemical Reduction Methods

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Chemical Reduction Methods

What It Is Chemical reduction methods are ways in which businesses can lower the chance that chemicals (usually from janitorial products) make their way into soils and waterways. Below are some common claims found on “environmental” chemical products that you should not take at face value: Non-toxic: Implication that product will …

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Nov
28
2011
Product Sustainability Certifications

What It Is Sustainability certifications are generally third party assessments of products where the certifying organization evaluates the products against a number of specific agreed upon standards. Often these certifications are not required, but may be weighed by customers when comparing their product choices and options. A number of these …

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Oct
25
2011
Environmentally Friendly Office Supplies

What It Is Environmentally friendly office supplies go beyond recyclable paper or toner cartridges. A wide range of products are now available, ranging from desk supplies and flash drives to packing materials and calculators. A burgeoning market of office products manufactured using environmentally safe methods and renewable resources is thriving, …

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Oct
12
2011
Screening Products

What It Is Screening products for environmental impacts means taking into consideration the factors that can have a negative environmental impact when purchasing products or services for your organization.   Why It Matters Your organization can have real influence over the choices made by organizations that sell office supplies and …

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