Public sector organizations are increasingly required to integrate sustainability into purchasing decisions. Leaders are successfully confronting challenges and turning this into an opportunity.
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Learn about the EcoVadis Ratings solution and benefits in this quick video explainer for both assessment requestors and assessed companies.
University's procurement department selected by CHESC as a sustainability leader for its innovative use of supplier sustainability ratings in partnership with EcoVadis
Fairfax County has partnered with EcoVadis to conduct CSR assessments
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The University of California UC Sustainable Procurement Policy, effective August 2018, has a goal of 25% Economic and Social Responsible (EaSR) spend in 5 years.
University of California Recognized by CHESC with Innovation Award for Sustainable Procurement ExcellenceUniversity's procurement department selected by CHESC as a sustainability leader for its...
The majority of companies address their direct and indirect emissions, but the bulk of their carbon footprint lies in the supply chain.
See key findings from the Sustainability Risk and Performance Index: Insights from Global Supply Chain Ratings, which illustrates the sustainability performance of over 40,000 rated in 2015-2019.
2020 Business Sustainability Risk and Performance Index: companies tend to focus on their own sustainability performance, but there are hidden risks existing throughout the supply base.
This fourth edition of the Sustainability Risk and Performance Index: Insights from Global Supply Chain Ratings illustrates the sustainability performance of over 40,000 companies rated in 2015-2019.
Five CPO's, Executives and Procurement professionals answer the question, "Why Sustainable Procurement?" and how investing in a sustainable supply chain has impacted their businesses for the better.
What if your procurement team could impact diversity and inclusion issues across the entire supply base, working to ensure that your suppliers address these more systemically through their policies...
The comparison and case for transitioning away from supplier self-assessment questionnaires toward verified sustainability ratings, to drive more shared value and engagement.
Sustainability is a broad area that encompasses environmental, social and economic factors. Things like the use of 100 percent post-consumer waste (PCW) paper, green cleaning products, and energy...
Portland has a reputation as a sort of sustainability mecca, so it was certainly an apt site for the SPLC’s annual Summit. Now in our sixth year supporting the SPLC, it did not disappoint: This...
Public spending is an immense responsibility. With today’s complex and global supply chains you have a huge impact on what is happening not only in your own organization.
View the Sustainable Procurement Handbook, which draws from the world’s largest organizations to illustrate how sustainable procurement principles can be incorporated into the public sector.
"We are first in Italy, and I presume in Europe, in the railway sector, introduced to the EcoVadis rating as awarding criteria in our public tenders."
Public spending is big business. Direct purchasing by governments and state-owned enterprises accounts for 12 percent of GDP in OECD countries, and in the U.K. averages GBP 280 bn annually....
Sustainable Procurement Goals and public procurement were among some of the most important topics discussed by the EcoVadis Scientific Committee at a recent annual meeting.