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Accession Number ADA564556
Title Conducting Green Procurement Audits.
Publication Date May 2011
Media Count 18p
Personal Author P. O. Rippey
Abstract The purposes are to provide an overview of conducting reviews of facility Green Procurement (GP) programs: Why do a Green Procurement Audit; Preparing for the Audit; Conducting the Onsite Audit; Developing Audit Conclusions; and Recommendations. Key Questions: How are items procured; How are contract requirements defined; What is the procurement review process; What monitoring/checking is already in place; How are GP requirements incorporated into training; and How is the GP policy communicated. The audit should answer the following question: Does the facility have a program in place to identify green opportunities in the procurement process and ensure that preferences for green products are stated, considered, and provided. Does the facility have measurable goals. If not, suggest some. How well are they meeting those goals.
Keywords Army facilities
Army green procurement program audits
Army procurement
Briefing charts
Contracted services
Environmental management
Environmental management system
Green products
Measures of effectiveness
Recycled materials
Recycled products
Site investigations

Source Agency Non Paid ADAS
NTIS Subject Category 74E - Logistics, Military Facilities, & Supplies
70B - Management Practice
68G - Environmental Health & Safety
Corporate Author Army Public Health Command, Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note Briefing charts.
NTIS Issue Number 1303
Contract Number N/A

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