What does the UK’s green industrial revolution mean for buyers?

November 20, 2020 EcoVadis ‏‏‎

Procurement professionals should consider carbon in purchasing decisions in the same way they would cost, quality and safety in order to meet UK decarbonisation targets.

Oliver Hurrey, chair of the Sustainable Procurement Pledge, told SM if procurement professionals were not already considering carbon emissions when sourcing and communicating with suppliers already, they’re already behind the curve.

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