Purchasers have enormous power in driving the market for sustainable products, but the competing demands of price and performance often push sustainability to the back burner.
Jason Pearson: Sustainability in Institutional Purchasing - 02:10
Rob Kaplan: Implementing Sustainable Purchasing at Walmart - 12:06
Larry Garcia: Safer Chemical Use at Seattle City Light - 23:46
Q&A - 37:02
This webinar features three speakers who are leading efforts to increase the purchase of sustainable products, beginning with broad principles for sustainable institutional purchasing from the Sustainable Purchasing Leadership Council. Speakers then discuss practical training and incentive programs to encourage purchasers to buy and use sustainable products, with examples from government organization Seattle City Light and retail giant Walmart.
This webinar is part of the GC3 Safer Chemistry Training. Read more details at greenchemistryandcommerce.org/safer-chemistry-training/.