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Buy Fair
Buy Fair project served to develop practical guidelines for public procurers in Europe that wish to purchase fair trade products. The guidelines were developed through detailed consultation process with key stakeholders in Europe and from developing producer countries.
English
Europe/EU
Fair trade
Circular Procurement Best Practice Report
This report gives an overview of the meaning of Circular Procurement and explores concepts and ideas related to the topic, including references to circular procurement examples.
English
Europe/EU
Circular Economy
SPP Regions Consortium
2017
Sustainable Public Procurement - This is how it's done!
This report is a collection of experiences on sustainable public procurement shared by government and private sectors experts.
English
Europe/EU, Netherlands
General GPP/SPP
PIANOO
2017
Report on the current situation of the urban furniture sector related to GPP
This deliverable shows a state-of-the-art on green public procurement (GPP) and its implications related to the urban furniture sector.
English
Europe/EU
Furniture
General GPP/SPP
LIFE FUTURE Consortium
2015
SYMBI Project
SYMBI project will contribute to improve the implementation of regional development policies and programmes related to the promotion and dissemination of Industrial Symbiosis and Circular Economy
English
Europe/EU
General GPP/SPP, Circular Economy
2017
GPP4Growth
GPP4Growth brings together nine partners from nine countries, to exchange experiences & practices and improve their capacities on implementing resource efficiency policies that promote eco-innovation and green growth through Green Public Procurement (GPP).
English
Europe/EU
General GPP/SPP
2017
Case Studies of Green Public Procurement Implementation in Asia-Pacific Countries
The report collects a compilation of GPP case studies from four countries, namely, People’s Republic of China, Japan, Republic of Korea and Thailand. They provide policy makers, trainers and those interested in implementing GPP with insights into the different procurement scenarios
English
China, Japan, Korea; South, Thailand
General GPP/SPP
UNEP, KEITI, MEP
2017
Purchasing hot drinks in cups made from bio-based materials
The factsheet explores the procurement carried out in cooperation with the Department for Category Management for vending machines, operating under the Dutch Ministry for Infrastructure and Environment.
English
Netherlands
Food and catering
Biobased products
Bio-based Products and Services in the Circular Economy
The factsheets focuses on how procurement of bio-based products and services fit into the circular economy. The factsheet addresses the question: does encouraging the public procurement of bio-based products contribute to fostering a circular economy?
English
Europe/EU
Circular Economy, Biobased products
InnProBio Consortium
2017
Healthier, More Sustainable Catering: Information for commissioners
This guidance has been developed to help those involved in commissioning of food and catering services to ensure that the service provides both health and sustainability benefits. It will also help those who must meet or have chosen to meet Government Buying Standards for Food and Catering (GBSF) commission a service that meets these standards.
English
Europe/EU, United Kingdom
Food and catering
Public Health England
2017
Healthier and More Sustainable Catering - A toolkit for serving food to older people in residential care
This toolkit builds on the principles of Healthier and More Sustainable Catering and supports those who have a role in commissioning, procuring and serving food to older people. It provides tips on choosing, preparing and serving food for older people as well as providing advice for those who must, or choose, to meet Government Buying Standards for Food and Catering Services.
Europe/EU, United Kingdom
Food and catering
2017
Comparative Analysis of Green Public Procurement and Ecolabelling Programmes in China, Japan,Thailand and the Republic of Korea
This report compares Green Public Procurement (GPP) programmes from four leading Asian countries(China, Japan, Korea and Thailand) to understand what are the frameworks and key success factors that result in high impact green and sustainable procurement.
English
China, Japan, Korea; South, Thailand
General GPP/SPP
UNEP
2017