Looking for more detailed product-specific information? Developing your own contract and in need of some sample specifications? Check out our State contracts page for information on existing contracts designed with sustainability in mind and examples of specifications.
Looking for program inspiration? Check out these national programs.
- Sustainable Purchasing Leadership Council
A non-profit organizations bringing together buyers, suppliers, and public interest advocates to standardize sustainable purchasing efforts.
- Responsible Purchasing Network
An international network of buyers dedicated to socially responsible and environmentally sustainable purchasing.
- Sustainable Marketplace: greener products and services (EPA)
- Massachusetts Environmentally Preferable Products
Best practices for purchasers and vendors using statewide contracts.
- King County (Washington) Environmental Purchasing
Provides information and assistance for county staff to identify, evaluate, and purchase economical and effective environmentally preferable products and services.
- City of Portland (Oregon) Sustainable Procurement
Resources for identifying and specifying safer products and services.