Example Language & Solicitations

The following are a selection of County solicitations for Services and for Goods that have included social and environmental sustainability language and evaluation criteria. As of February 7, 2011, the County has mandated that proposal procurements (e.g. RFPs) must allocate at least 25% of total evaluation points to sustainability.

Questions? Comments? Please email sustainable.purchasing@multco.us. We appreciate your feedback.

We will add more examples over time, so we encourage you to periodically visit the site for updates.

Also check the following websites for additional "green" specifications/contracts information from other public agencies.

EPA EPP
City of Portland