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EU GPP case study: Sustainable food for thought (Malmö, Sweden)
To establish the feasibility of preparing and serving organic meals in Malmö’s schools, a pilot project was carried out from 2004-2007. The aim of the project was to serve 100% organic food in a school restaurant which was considered to be a good model for replication.
English
Sweden
Food and catering
European Commission - Directorate General Environment
2010
EU GPP case study: The use of official ecolabels (Esbjerg, Denmark)
In 2005, the city of Esbjerg wanted to purchase cleaning products. Esbjerg aimed to provide a good example for their citizens and private businesses by showing them that it is possible to purchase cleaning products with the lowest possible environmental impact making use of ecolabels in their tender.
English
Denmark
Cleaning
Ecolabels,
European Commission - Directorate General Environment
2010
Sustainable Public Procurement at the regional level: recommendations and examples
A guide for the regional authorities which provides advices for public procurement (legislation, case studies and recommendations)
French
France
Comité 21
2008
Green electricity for Bremen’s public buildings
A public tender was published at the EU level by the City of Bremen to cover the
electricity requirements for a number of local public entities, including Bremerhaven Municipality, from renewable energy sources.
English
Europe/EU, Germany
Energy, Buildings and construction
European Commission
2011
Tendering environmentally enhanced services in public transport - Frankfurt/Main
The City of Frankfurt am Main (Germany) placed environmentally enhanced services in public transport by competitive tendering. Drastic reductions of noise- and air pollution results in additional costs of less than 0,07 >=/km.
English
Germany
Transport and vehicles
2007
The Local Government Information Unit (LGIU) e.guide to local sustainable procurement
The LGIU e.guide to local sustainable procurement with good practice cases from Cambridge, Camden, Gateshead, LGIU, Plymouth and Warwickshire
English
United Kingdom
General GPP/SPP
Local Information Unit Ltd
Better Public Transport for Europe - A Good Practice Guide
The guide sets out how local authorities have improved the environmental and quality standards and increased efficiency in urban public transport through preparing for and undertaking competitive tendering.
English, German
Europe/EU
Transport and vehicles
ICLEI - Local Governments for Sustainability
Public Procurement for Innovation in Baltic Metropolises
A collection of case studies of the procurement of innovative solutions in the Baltic region. The report also summarises the main elements considered favourable to innovation
English
Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Germany, Sweden
Innovation procurement (PPI)
Baltic Metropoles/Tallinn University of Technology
2007
Green maintenance of municipal fountains, Barcelona
When renewing the contract for municipal fountain cleaning and maintenance in the City of Barcelona, strict environmental specifications were included. 25% of points in the award phase also related to environmental performance. Environmental improvements included water and energy savings, and chemical use reduction.
English
Spain
ICLEI - Local Governments for Sustainability
2006