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This category includes environmentally preferable purchasing programs and policies, as well as financing resources and methods for sustainability management programs.

City/County: San Francisco, California, USA Primary Category: Purchasing/ Investing Secondary Category: Waste Management Development of alternatives assessment process to mitigate potentially harmful substances, process a…more

City/County: San Francisco, California, USA Primary Category: Purchasing/ Investing Secondary Category: None This ordinance updates and adds new chapters to the city’s Environment Code which pertain to p…more

City/County: Houston, Texas, USA Primary Category: Energy/ Energy Efficiency Secondary Category: Purchasing/ Investing The City of Houston recently secured a wind power energy supply contract for its future energy needs…more

City/County: San Francisco, California, USA Primary Category: Purchasing/ Investing Secondary Category: None Ordinance that utilizes the Precautionary Principle as part of city purchasing decisions to reduce n…more

City/County: County of Marin, California, USA Primary Category: Sustainability Management Secondary Category: Purchasing/ Investing Provides overview of county ecological footprint with assessments of sustainability impacts and prog…more

City/County: Phoenix, Arizona, USA Primary Category: Waste Management Secondary Category: Purchasing/ Investing Program supports Environmentally Preferable Purchasing and Pollution Prevention in an effort to redu…more

City/County: Berkeley, California, USA Primary Category: Purchasing/ Investing Secondary Category: Waste Management Phased implementation plan includes specs for toxic pollution reduction, recycled content products, …more

City/County: Berkeley, California, USA Primary Category: Waste Management Secondary Category: Purchasing/ Investing Resolution describes actions to eliminate anthropogenic sources of dioxin pollution. Document examin…more

City/County: Oakland, California, USA Primary Category: Transportation/ Fleets Secondary Category: Purchasing/ Investing Resolution establishes ’Green Fleet’ policies and procedures to improve air quality, ene…more

City/County: Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA Primary Category: Purchasing/ Investing Secondary Category: Sustainability Management Policy requires Low Environmental Impact Cleaning practices for all office space leased by the City….more

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