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The Benefits of Buying Green on Campus and Beyond

By Daniel Pedersen, Ph.D., Green Seal’s VP of Science & Standards

The AASHE STARS program can serve as a road-map to more sustainable purchasing policies. Green purchasing can benefit higher education campuses in many ways, and even drive the sustainability of the broader market. 328 more words

Sustainability In Practice

The Power of Buying Green on Campus and Beyond

By Daniel Pedersen, Ph.D., Green Seal’s VP of Science & Standards

Summer marks the beginning of the new fiscal year on many campuses – this is a good time to do some housecleaning and review your purchasing policies. 355 more words

Sustainability In Practice

A new kind of corporate social responsibility

Last summer, I attended a talk by Robert Egger (of DC Central Kitchen fame), hosted by the Denver Office of Strategic Partnerships. Although he talked about a wide variety of things, what stood out was his take on the future of corporate social responsibility (CSR). 359 more words

CSR

Procurement Program Advances Navy 'Green' Initiatives

MECHANICSBURG, Pa. (NNS) — The Department of the Navy Green Procurement Program Implementation Guide is harnessing the fleet’s purchasing power in support environmentally friendly and energy-efficient technologies and products. 497 more words

Green Business

Why should Green Products cost more?

You walk in a supermarket in the section of green products and often get intrigued why the prices are a wee higher from the equivalent” “brown” products. 502 more words

Green Products And Procurement