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Clean Fleets case study: Freiburger Verkehr AG – Retrofitting buses
A Clean Fleets project case study on Freiburg's retrofitting buses to meet stricter emissions standards
English
Germany
Transport and vehicles
GPP 2020 Consortium
2014
Efficient waste water treatment in the Netherlands
A competitive dialogue process was launched by Waterschapsbedrijf Limburg (WBL) for the design, construction, maintenance and operation of a waste water treatment plant (WWTP) in Venlo, with a high production of biogas, and reduced sludge
English
Netherlands
Energy
European Commission, DG Environment
2014
Greening urban development projects and industrial buildings
When SPRILUR, an agency of the Basque government, tenders for the construction, restoration and/or design projects, bidders are required to submit an assessment of the environmental quality of the proposal
English
Spain
Buildings and construction, Infrastructure
European Commission, DG Environment
2014
Green Cleaning Products and Services in Estonia
Procurement of cleaning services by the Estonian Police and Border Guard Board (PBGB). The criteria included requirements for limiting harmful substances, dosing requirements and waste minimisation
English
Estonia
Cleaning
European Commission, DG Environment
2014
Organic, seasonal food for kindergartens in Barcelona
Barcelona City Council’s Municipal Education Institute (IMEB)tender for organic, seasonal food for 49 kindergartens
English
Spain
European Commission, DG Environment
2014
Responsible Timber Procurement: From campaigning to implementing
A case study on Madrid implementation of responsible timber procurement
English
Spain
Timber and forestry
General GPP/SPP, Social responsibility
2012
EU GPP case study: Procuring passive housing in Finland
VASO is a non-profit company procuring social housing on behalf of a number of municipalities in southwest Finland. In January 2010 an expert team was appointed for the design of 31 houses in Naantali, to be built to passive house standard.
English
Finland
Energy, Buildings and construction
Energy efficiency, Life-cycle costing
European Commission - Directorate General Environment
2010
EU GPP case study: Working with suppliers to deliver green furniture (Basque country, Spain)
A tender was carried out in 2006 for office furniture with a total contract value of €134,000. The interaction between Ihobe, a public environment agency, and Basque furniture companies on ecodesign ensured that the market in the region was ready to present environmentally ambitious offers in response to the call for tender.
English
Spain
Furniture
SMEs(small and medium sized enterprises)
European Commission - Directorate General Environment
2010
Bonn fighting child labour
Brief introduction to the instrument "City Council Decision on prohibition of exploitative child labour".
English
Germany
Food and catering, Textiles, Transport and vehicles, Timber and forestry , Buildings and construction
Social responsibility
Eurocities - project CARPE
2005
Supporting disabled workers through furniture procurement, Scotland
The Scottish Parliament tender for office furniture supplies in 2007 was reserved for "supported businesses", i.e. those employing disabled people. The tender also specified the use of sustainable timber (FSC or equivalent).
English
United Kingdom
Furniture
Social responsibility,
Scottish Parliament
INNOCAT Report - Engaging the market in public procurement
This collection of good practice cases seeks to assist public procurement professionals in conducting effective market engagement. They aim to increase confidence in conducting market engagement activities, and provide evidence in how effective these activities can be.
English
Europe/EU
Food and catering
ICLEI
2016
Case studies on socially responsible public procurement
6 case studies on the integration of social considerations into public procurement from the UK, Spain, Austria, Italy and France. Prepared by the International Training Center of the ILO, on behalf of the European Commission
English
Europe/EU, Austria, France, Italy, Spain, United Kingdom
Social responsibility
ITC-ILO, on behalf of the European Commission