Resources

This section of the green business website allows you to download, for free, many useful resources to help your company become more resource efficient. These include reports, guidebooks, case studies and so on.

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  • Public sector

    Green Procurement

    Title: Green Procurement Guidance for the Public Sector

    Green Procurement Guidance for the Public Sector

    This document provides guidance and criteria for green public procurement for several sectors in Ireland including: Transport, Energy, Construction, Food and Catering Services, Cleaning Products and Services, Textiles and Uniforms, IT Equipment and Paper.

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    Format: Guide 2014
  • Public sector

    Green Procurement

    Title: Guide for sustainable procurement of services

    Guide for sustainable procurement of services

    This guide describes the issues to consider when procuring services, such as financial, best practice performance criteria that can be used in approaches to market and possible contract requirements.

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    Format: Guide 2013
  • Public sector

    Green Procurement

    Title: Sustainable procurement guide

    Sustainable procurement guide

    This guide aims to assist Australian Government purchasers to include sustainability considerations in all stages of the procurement process, from identifying the business need to disposing of goods.

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    Format: Guide 2013
  • Business

    Green Procurement

    Title: Supply Chain Management and Sustainable Procurement: A Guide for Scottish SMEs

    Supply Chain Management and Sustainable Procurement: A Guide for Scottish SMEs

    This guide explains the benefits of actively managing your customers and supply chain. Techniques are explained for assessing the environmental impact of the goods and services you supply and purchase. Practical steps are provided that can be taken to improve the sustainability of your supply chain, enabling you to identify opportunities for making environmental improvements in your organisation and in your supply chain.

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    Format: Guide 2011
  • Healthcare

    Green Procurement; Waste Prevention

    Title: Waste Management Awareness Handbook

    Waste Management Awareness Handbook

    This guide advises staff working in the healthcare sector on awareness in waste management and reduce the health and safety risk associated with healthcare waste

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    Format: Guide 2011