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Green Procurement Plan - Part B - Scorecard for Services - Road/Infrastructure Maintenance and Construction

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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.

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Upcoming
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Future
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Notes:
INITIATIVES:   N/A    
 
Proposed Standard Environmental Considerations for all Services Contracts
GoC Commitment to Green Procurement
Standard paragraph stating commitment to integrating environmental considerations into GoC procurement
Red
 
Green
 
Reports and billing
Invoices and correspondence to be sent and processed electronically
Red
 
Green
 
Use of electronic signatures, where client capacity to accept them exists, to reduce paper consumption
Yellow
 
Green
 
Draft reports are sent electronically
Yellow
 
Green
 
Limitations on number of hard copies of documents provided
Yellow
 
Green
 
Paper is certified as originating from a sustainably managed forest and/or has a minimum of 30% recycled content
Red
 
Green
 
TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS AND CRITERIA
I. Supplier environmental attributes
General:
Environmental management policies and practices
Red
 
Green
 
Regular completion of waste audits
Red
 
Green
 
Sound waste disposal programs
Green
 
Green
 
Travel policy includes environmental considerations.
Red
 
Yellow
 
Action programs in place to address major environmental impacts associated with service delivery
Red
 
Green
 
Environmental action plans and performance measurement programs in suppliers' general operations
Red
 
Green
 
Voluntary environmental initiatives or community-based environmental projects
Red
 
Yellow
 
II. Supplier Operations When Delivering Service (Specific to Service)
General:
Administrative practices that result in reduced paper use
Green
 
Green
 
III. Specifications Relating to Goods and Equipment Used in Service Delivery)
General:
Include Environmental features of equipment used during delivery of service
Red
 
Green
 
Erosion and sediment protection measures such as silt fences, detention ponds, etc
Yellow
 
Green
 
Control of construction materials properties (temperature and dust control)
Red
 
Green
 
Control of construction equipment (proper maintenance and control)
Red
 
Green
 
Recycling and treating materials on-site (stabilization, recycling, etc.)
Red
 
Green
 
Proper storage and handling of hazardous materials
Green
 
Green
 
Investigation to determine the extent of contamination of existing construction materials
Yellow
 
Green
 
Use of water-base road-marking paints
Red
 
Green
 
Use of hybrid power systems for equipment
Red
 
Green
 
Heavy trucks and vehicles used for Delivery
Powered by low emissions fuels
Red
 
Green
 
Fuels consumed should be environmentally preferable
Red
 
Green
 
Proper maintenance and control of vehicules and heavy trucks
Red
 
Green