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Wednesday 27 January 2021

Lessons learned report that shares the key takeaways from the Big Buyers Initiative working group.

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

This Lessons Learned Report shares the key takeaways from the Big Buyer Initiative working group.

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

This circular economy procurement framework was created by the Ellen MacArthur Foundation to help companies kickstart circular economy initiatives within their procurement process.

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

This online course is a product of the Urban Agenda partnership for Public Procurement. A specific module about circular procurement is available.  

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

Building on the experience from organising market engagement as part of the Make ICT Fair project, ICLEI - Local Governments for Sustainability and Electronics Watch recommend to procurers a dialogue…

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

Brussels Capital Region believes that circular public procurement is a lever for the transition towards a more circular economy.

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

The UN Environment Programme (UNEP) has been active in the promotion of Sustainable Public Procurement at national, regional and global levels since 2005.

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

At EU level the European Commission set an indicative target that, by 2010, 50% of all public tendering procedures should be green, where ‘green’ means compliant with endorsed common core EU GPP crit…

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

The transition to a Circular Economy requires innovative business models that stimulate optimised use of repairable products, reusable components and recycling of materials. A Community of Practice (…

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

This website is the Flemish reference for Fair & Circular IT. FiF is a 3 year long project run by CATAPA vzw, Bond Beter Leefmilieu and Ondernemers voor Ondernemers and financed by the Flemisch Gover…

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

The report A new textiles economy: Redesigning fashion’s future outlines a vision and sets out ambitions and actions – based on the principles of a circular economy – to design out negative impacts a…

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

This report examines the current sustainability landscape of the tech sector. It provides a detailed framework for infrastructure and operations (I&O) leaders to analyze sustainability and outlines s…

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

Implementing sustainable resource management in your business.

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

This is an English translation of short case descriptions that are part of a larger report on Circular Procurement and Strategies among Norwegian Municipalities, developed by Inventura AS on behalf o…

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

The URBACT Knowledge Hub brings together good practices from across the EU, with the latest urban trends, to fill the gaps and make sure that the learning is within everyone's reach. At URBACT we see…

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

Within the Interreg NSR project ProCirc a webinar was organised about circular office furniture. Experiences from suppliers as well as buyers are shared.

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

ProCirc partner Business in the Community (BITC) have published a collection of case studies called Advancing Circular Construction exploring circular buildings and infrastructure in the UK. 

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

Best Practice Report published by ICLEI

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

The EU GPP criteria are developed to facilitate the inclusion of green requirements in public tender documents. While the adopted EU GPP criteria aim to reach a good balance between environmental per…

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

With the aid of this tool, you will quickly collect the latest SPP criteria for your procurement document. The tool works best when SPP ambitions have been defined in advance

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

Best Practice Report on Market Engagement published by ICLEI

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

A state of the art report on LCC published by ICLEI

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

What is the status of public procurement in Europe? How is Public Procurement of Innovation (PPI) addressed by public authorities? When does PPI come to play with public procurers' needs?

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

n order to help the Belgian construction sector to objectify and reduce the environmental impact of buildings, the three Regions have developed the TOTEM tool [Tool to Optimise the Total Environmenta…

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

 White paper / call to action for the Scottish infrastructure sector:

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

White paper no.4 on Circular economy approaches to reaching net zero carbon infrastructure

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

the European Parliament commissionedthe Environment Agency Austria (EAA) tostudy current usesand opportunities of GPP as a driver for a more Circular Economyin the EU, with respect to the Commission’…

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

By examining each stage of a garment’s life from production to disposal, WRAP has identified key areas where further focus is required to build on the improvements achieved through SCAP.

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

The European furniture industry welcomes the new Circular Economy Action Plan of the European Commission, strongly supports the transition to a circular economy and is ready to be involved in making …

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

This report presents the findings of work which estimates the value of a range of consumer electronics products following their first sale, alongside the estimated cost of recovering those products a…

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

This work provides a framework to understand reuse, identifies six major benefits of reuse, and maps 69 reuse examples.

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

The Circular Construction Economy Transition Agenda describes the strategy for achieving a circular construction economy by 2050 and contains the Agenda for the 2018-2021 period. This Agenda has been…

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

The Circular Construction Economy Transition Agenda describes the strategy for achieving a circular construction economy by 2050 and contains the Agenda for the 2018-2021 period. This Agenda has been…

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

This manual has been produced as part of the project Interreg NWE 739: Facilitating the Circulation of Reclaimed Building Elements (FCRBE), October 2018 - January 2022.

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

The platform is a web tool managed by BusinessEurope and its national members that contributes to the EU’s agenda on circular economy.

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

ARCTIC is the Alliance for Responsible, Circular and Transparent procurement of ICT (ARCTIC). This One Planet Network on Sustainable Public Procurement (SPP) programme is a voluntary global multi-sta…

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

This publication offers an overview of the MMG methodology in the Belgian construction sector.

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

The EU LIFE REBus (Resource Efficient Business Models) project1 aims to reduce the use of raw materials or extend the lifetime of products by demonstrating the commercial case for European businesses…

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

This publication is the first white paper in EIT Climate- KIC’s Circular Cities project. It entails ten cases of concrete circular procurement initiatives from across Europe that serve as inspiration…

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

This document aims to introduce the role that sustainable procurement can play to accelerate the transition to a circular economy and the shift towards more sustainable patterns of consumption and pr…

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

The criteria document aims to support experienced procurers in leveraging public purchases of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) hardware to positively impact working conditions across th…

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

This document analyses the current status of the circular economy within the furniture sector in Europe and Spain (some other EU countries will follow), it mainly focuses on the level of deployment o…

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

EN The GPP Training Toolkit is designed for use by public purchasers and by GPP trainers, or integration in general public procurement training courses and workshops. This module is deals with how to…

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

The GPP Training Toolkit is designed for use by public purchasers and by GPP trainers, or integration in general public procurement training courses and workshops. This module is about why market eng…

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

With support from the Circular Flanders Open Call, the 3 C  platform made an overview of existing labels and certificates for sustainable and circular office furniture.

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

Recently published guide on how to use public procurement to address single-use plastics in the Mediterranean region -specially in the packaging and food and beverage sectors, as they are the main co…

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

The European Commission has developped a series of sector specific LCC calculation tools which aim to facilitate the use of LCC amongst public procurers. This is the user guide for the LCC tool for G…

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

The European Commission has developped a series of sector specific LCC calculation tools which aim to facilitate the use of LCC amongst public procurers. This is the LCC tool for GPP of road lighting…

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

The European Commission has developped a series of sector specific LCC calculation tools which aim to facilitate the use of LCC amongst public procurers. This is the user guide for the LCC for GPP fo…

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

The European Commission has developped a series of sector specific LCC calculation tools which aim to facilitate the use of LCC amongst public procurers. This is the LCC tool for GPP for Indoor Light…

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

The European Commission has developped a series of sector specific LCC calculation tools which aim to facilitate the use of LCC amongst public procurers. This is the user guide for the LCC tool for G…

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

The European Commission has developped a series of sector specific LCC calculation tools which aim to facilitate the use of LCC amongst public procurers. This is the LCC tool for GPP of computers and…

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

The European Commission have developped a series of sector specific LCC calculation tools which aim to facilitate the use of LCC amongst public procurers. This is the users guide for the LCC tool for…

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

The European Commission have developped a series of sector specific LCC calculation tools which aim to facilitate the use of LCC amongst public procurers. This the LCC tool for GPP of Imaging Equipme…

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

The European Commission developed a series of sector specific LCC calculation tools which aim to facilitate the use of LCC amongst public procurers. This is the user guide to the LCC tool for GPP of …

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

The European Commission has developped a series of sector specific LCC calculation tools which aim to facilitate the use of LCC amongst public procurers. This is the LCC tool for the GPP of vending m…

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

The Federal Planning Bureau compares the TCO of fully electric cars (BEV) with those of diesel and gasoline cars. The comparisons are performed both between “class averages” and between individual mo…

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

The guidelines are especially targeted at local and regional authorities as they play a crucial role in the whole construction life cycle not only by stimulating innovation and cooperation between al…

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

A European Commission training module about the legal aspects of Green Public Procurement

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

The EU GPP criteria are developed to facilitate the inclusion of green requirements in public tender documents. While the adopted EU GPP criteria aim to reach a good balance between environmental per…

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

The EU GPP criteria are developed to facilitate the inclusion of green requirements in public tender documents. While the adopted EU GPP criteria aim to reach a good balance between environmental per…

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

The EU GPP criteria are developed to facilitate the inclusion of green requirements in public tender documents. While the adopted EU GPP criteria aim to reach a good balance between environmental per…

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

The EU GPP criteria are developed to facilitate the inclusion of green requirements in public tender documents. While the adopted EU GPP criteria aim to reach a good balance between environmental per…

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

The EU GPP criteria are developed to facilitate the inclusion of green requirements in public tender documents. While the adopted EU GPP criteria aim to reach a good balance between environmental per…

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

The EU GPP criteria are developed to facilitate the inclusion of green requirements in public tender documents. While the adopted EU GPP criteria aim to reach a good balance between environmental per…

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

The EU GPP criteria are developed to facilitate the inclusion of green requirements in public tender documents. While the adopted EU GPP criteria aim to reach a good balance between environmental per…

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

The EU GPP criteria are developed to facilitate the inclusion of green requirements in public tender documents. While the adopted EU GPP criteria aim to reach a good balance between environmental per…

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

The EU GPP criteria are developed to facilitate the inclusion of green requirements in public tender documents. While the adopted EU GPP criteria aim to reach a good balance between environmental per…

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

The EU GPP criteria are developed to facilitate the inclusion of green requirements in public tender documents. While the adopted EU GPP criteria aim to reach a good balance between environmental per…

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

The EU GPP criteria are developed to facilitate the inclusion of green requirements in public tender documents. While the adopted EU GPP criteria aim to reach a good balance between environmental per…

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

Rijkswaterstaat (The Netherlands) is actively working on the transition towards a circular economy. Together with Rebus, Pianoo the goverment and TurnToo a first step was taken.

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

Determine your circular ambitions by setting goals and strategies to achieve them.

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

In 2017, OVAM instructed Centextbel, the Belgian knowledge centre for textiles, to conduct some research into the main ‘hidden’ professional textile chains. Using the results from this research, thi…

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

The project objectives were to map out the extent to which more circular business models are being adopted in the mobile phone and service industry, and identify how this adoption can be accelerated.…

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

Legal, operational and financial solutions to unlock the potential of the ‘Fairphone-as-a-Service’ model

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

European Textiles & Workwear Market The role of Public Procurement in making textiles circular

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

The report seeks to consolidate the information currently available on product-service systems (PSS) and to offer clarity on the drivers, advantages and challenges associated with their provision by …

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

Good practice and guidance document on Green Public Procurement.

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

In this study, we focus wherever possible on the circularity of the building materials used in the building and less on the consumption of energy during the use of the building.

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

ICLEI – Local Governments for Sustainability - published this report on Best Practice in Circular Procurement

 

Wednesday 27 January 2021

The study was carried out in Nordic co-operation by Finnish Environment Institute, IVL Swedish Environmental Research Institute and Copenhagen Resource Institute