Marie Michael Library

Title

Purchasing power: harnessing institutional procurement for people and the planet

Author

Mastny, Lisa

Description

This paper explores the power of procurement at the institutional level and how the shift of choice away from harmful goods and services to more environmentally friendly alternatives can benefit ecosystems and communities, and discusses the pressures, drivers, and obstacles of purchasing power.

File No

WWI-P166

Agency

Worldwatch Institute

Date

July, 2003

Subject(s)

Business, Environmental aspects

Pages

71