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Proforest
An independent, not-for-profit organisation helping companies, government departments, non-governmental and civil society organisations to achieve the sustainable use of the world’s natural resources.
English
Europe/EU, International
Timber and forestry
UK Government Timber Procurement Advice Note - April 2010
Official UK central government guidelines for the procurement of legal and sustainable timber by public authorities. This includes model text for inclusion in specifications and contracts.
English
United Kingdom
Timber and forestry
UK Central Point of Expertise on Timber Procurement (CPET)
2010
European Commission GPP criteria
A growing set of GPP criteria for many product and service groups, developed in consultation with the EU Member States.
Some criteria have been translated into all EU languages. Others are only available in English
Multiple
English, Bulgarian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, Estonian, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Hungarian, Italian, Latvian, Lithuanian, Maltese, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Slovak, Slovene, Spanish, Swedish
Europe/EU
Food and catering, Textiles, ICT (information and communication techn.), Transport and vehicles, Energy, Cleaning, Buildings and construction, Lighting, Office stationery, Green spaces, Furniture
General GPP/SPP
European Commission
European Commission GPP Portal
European Commission GPP homepage, run by DG Environment, containing criteria, guidance, case studies and more from across Europe
English
Europe/EU
General GPP/SPP
Responsible Purchasing Guide - Carbon Offsets
A Guide produced by the US Responsible Purchasing Network (RPN), on how and what to purchase in terms of carbon offsets. Although produced for a US audience, the guide contains information relevant internationally.
English
International
Responsible Purchasing Network
2009
Guide to Sustainable Procurement of Medical Products
This guide, published by the French Ministry of the Economy, Finances and Industry, provides information on the sustainable procurement of medical supplies and equipment. Topics examined include the use of standards, choice of technical specifications and criteria, and addressing the full life-cycle of products.
French
France
Medical equipment
General GPP/SPP,
Ministère de l'Économie, des Finances et de l'Industrie
2011
OGC, UK - Guide to competitive dialogue
Guidance produced by the UK Office of Government Commerce (OGC) on the application of the competitive dialogue procedure in pubic procurement. Aimed at UK procurers, the guidance will be of interest to procurers from across Europe
English
United Kingdom
Innovation procurement (PPI)
Office of Government Commerce (OGC), UK
2008
UK Sustainable Timber Policy
Central government bodies in the UK are obliged to purchase sustainable and legal timber, as laid out in this policy. Since April 2010, this has included specific social criteria. The Central Point of Expertise on Timber (CPET) provide free advice and tender templates.
English
United Kingdom
Timber and forestry
UK Government
2010
Cyprus GPP national action Plan
The Cyprus NAP on GPP identifies both targets and priority product groups. It refers to the European Commission's Core GPP criteria.
Greek
Cyprus
2007