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Green Procurement Plan Part B – Scorecard Furniture – Local Area Network Racking

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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.

  Last RFSO
Partial Program RFSO Future RFSO
Expiry date of current SOs April 17, 2009 May, 2011  
INITIATIVES:    
GoC Commitment to Green Procurement
Reports and billing
Invoices and correspondence to be sent and processed electronically
Green
Green
Green
Use of electronic signatures, where client capacity to accept them exists, to reduce paper consumption
Green
Green
Green
Draft reports are sent electronically
Green
Green
Green
Limitations on number of hard copies of documents provided
Green
Green
Green
Paper is certified as originating from a sustainably managed forest and/or has a minimum of 30% recycled content
Green
Green
Green
Reduction/Reuse
Commodity group has identified alternatives to procurement.
Green
Green
Green
TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS AND CRITERIA
Manufacturer's commitment to the environment
Manufacturer's environmental policy statement
Yellow
Yellow
Yellow
Manufacturer has history on environmental initiatives.
Yellow
Yellow
Yellow
Manufacturer has conducted waste audit.
Yellow
Yellow
Yellow
Manufacturer has plans for environmental improvements.
Yellow
Yellow
Yellow
Resource input
Non-organic solvent-based adhesives used in manufacturing
Yellow
Green
Green
Metal components finished using low VOC emitting technology
Yellow
Green
Green
Metal parts contain recycled content
Yellow
no minimum
Yellow
25%
Yellow
25%
Plastic parts contain recycled content.
Yellow
Yellow
Yellow
The product does not emit VOC's, which will result in an indoor
air concentration of more than 0.5 mg/m3.
Yellow
Yellow
Yellow
The product does not emit formaldehyde which will result in an indoor air concentration of more than 0.5 mg/m3.
Yellow
Green
Green
Manufacturing
Waste material from the manufacturing process is minimized.
Yellow
Yellow
Yellow
Waste material from the manufacturing process is recycled.
Yellow
Yellow
Yellow
ISO 14000 accreditation
Yellow
Yellow
Yellow
Packaging and Distribution
Supplier accepts the packaging for reuse, recycling, or recovery.
Yellow
Yellow
Yellow
Use and Maintenance
Furniture is accompanied by clear maintenance and repair instructions.
Yellow
Yellow
Yellow
Inventory numbers for replacement parts are available.
Yellow
Yellow
Yellow
Warranty
 
Disposal
Product buy or take back program.
Yellow
Yellow
Yellow
Program exists to recondition, reuse, or recycle
Yellow
Mfg. standard warrantee
Yellow Mfg. standard warrantee
Yellow Mfg. standard warrantee