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Green Procurement Plan - Part B: Scorecard - Digital Satellite Imagery & Related Services

Last updated: December 5, 2008

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Green: Mandatory specification or fully implemented initiative.
Yellow: Optional specification or partially implemented initiative.
Red: Identified as a potential specification or initiative. Not yet incorporated into GoC procurement.

INITIATIVES: Last
SO
Current
2008
RFSO
Future
2010
RFSO
Notes:
Reduction/Reuse
Commodity group has taken action to encourage sharing of surplus assets.
Red
Yellow
Green
Use of central archive for images to be mandatory in future RFSO
Supplier Engagement
Survey of suppliers to identify environmental features of products.  
Red
Yellow
Identify relevant environmental features, practices, accreditations/
certifications of the supplier base
Supplier communication to indicate environmental objectives in future years.    
Red
 
Successful bidders' environmental information available
– within government
 
Red
Yellow
Information will be requested in future RFSO /RFP docs.
- publicly  
Red
Yellow
Information will be requested in future RFSO /RFP docs.
TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS AND CRITERIA
1. Manufacturer's commitment to the environment
Manufacturer's environmental policy statement  
Red
Yellow
Information on environmental policy initiatives, practices, packaging will be requested in future RFSO /RFP docs.
Manufacturer has history on environmental initiatives.  
Red
Yellow
 
* Manufacturer has conducted waste audit.  
Red
Yellow
 
Manufacturer has plans for environmental improvements.  
Red
Yellow
 
* ISO 14000 accreditation  
Red
Yellow
 
5. Packaging and Distribution
Packaging is designed to minimize waste.
Yellow
Green
Green
Delivery to be by electonic file transfer only

* Indicates criteria with special conditions (i.e. limited to certain items; reduced applicability due to competitive issues, etc.)