Webinar – Sustainability Makes Dollars and Sense: Sustainable Purchasing 101 April 10th, 2015
Did you miss our Purchasing webinar on April 8th covering the ins and outs of sustainable purchasing?
View the recorded webinar here.
Download the PowerPoint slides and speaker notes here.
Hosted by the Sustainable Purchasing Leadership Council and the Smarter DC Challenge, these slides accompany a webinar discussing the following:
- An overview of how sustainable purchasing is defined, its power and potential impact
- A framework for sustainable purchasing as recommended by the Sustainable Purchasing Leadership Council, including an introduction to its Guidance for Leadership in Sustainable Purchasing v1.0
- A case study from the District of Columbia Office of Contracting and Procurement about their pursuit of leadership in sustainable purchasing (e.g., their process of determining focus areas, challenges they faced, and strategies to overcome them)
- A synopsis of the resources publicly available from both the SPLC and the DC Office of Contracting and Procurement
Christina Macken | Director of Programs, Sustainable Purchasing Leadership Council
Jonathan Rifkin | Sustainable Purchasing Coordinator & Contract Admin Oversight Lead, District of Columbia Office of Contracting and Procurement
Patty Rose | Executive Director, Greenspace and Co-Director, Smarter DC Challenge
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Posted by Smarter DC Challenge in Challenges, Sustainability Education
Tags: Green Purchasing, SDCC, Smarter DC Challenge, SPLC, Sustainable Purchasing, Webinar