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Background and Overview
What is Purchasing?
Making the Green Purchasing Change
Reasons for Change
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EPA Final Guidance on Environmentally Preferable Purchasing - Guiding Principle 1
Abstract: A guiding principle for environmental purchasing
Source: US Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Pollution Prevention & Toxics
URL: http://www.epa.gov/oppt/epp/pubs/guidance/finalguidance.htm#
GuidingPrinciple1

Global Recycling Network
Abstract: Provides recycling related information
Source: Global Recycling Network
URL: http://www.grn.com/

Sorting Out 'Green' Advertising Claims
Abstract: Four page consumer education bulletin helps buyers find fact among the fluff.
Source: Federal Trade Commission
URL: http://www.ftc.gov/opa/1999/04/green.shtm

Sustainable Development on Campus
Abstract: Tools to learn about sustainable development at learning institutions
Source: International Institute for Sustainable Development
URL: http://www.iisd.org/educate/

 


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Hub Last Updated: 2/26/2013