Green Procurement means purchasing products and services that cause minimal adverse environmental impacts. It incorporates human health and environmental concerns into the search for high quality
products and services at competitive prices.
Why Green Procurement?
A vehicle driving towards circular economy from linear economy
Lower life cycle cost for sustainable development
Bring benefits to manufacturers/ suppliers/ sellers and to buyers/ users/ consumers
How to implement Green Procurement?
For Government Bureaus/Departments
During procurement, some good practices are provided for consideration, including use of biodiesel, and useful materials from Highways Department (HyD), Electrical and Mechanical Services Department (EMSD) and Water Supplies Department (WSD)