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Procurement criteria
European Commission GPP criteriaEuropean Commission GPP criteria
A growing set of GPP criteria for many product and service groups, developed in consultation with the EU Member States.
Some criteria have been translated into all EU languages. Others are only available in English
Products/Services:
  • Food and catering
  • Textiles
  • ICT (information and communication techn.)
  • Transport and vehicles
  • Energy
  • Cleaning
  • Buildings and construction
  • Lighting
  • Office stationery
  • Gardening
  • Furniture
Language:

English, Bulgarian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, Estonian, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Hungarian, Italian, Latvian, Lithuanian, Maltese, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Slovak, Slovene, Spanish, Swedish

Country:
  • Europe/EU
Topic:
  • General GPP/SPP
Level:
  • Europe
Publisher:

European Commission

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Procurement criteria
United Nations - Sustainable procurement guidelines
Sustainable procurement criteria for a wide range of product groups to be followed by UN organisations globally. Produced as part of the Sustainable United Nations initiative
Products/Services:
  • Food and catering
  • ICT (information and communication techn.)
  • Cleaning
  • Office stationery
  • Furniture
Language:

English

Country:
  • International
Level:
  • International
Publisher:

United Nations (2011)

Procurement criteria
Nordic Ecolabel (Swan)
The official Ecolabel of the Nordic countries, was established in 1989 by the Nordic Council of Ministers.
Products/Services:
  • Textiles
  • ICT (information and communication techn.)
  • Transport and vehicles
  • Energy
  • Cleaning
  • Buildings and construction
  • Office stationery
  • Gardening
  • Furniture
Language:

English, Danish, Finnish, Swedish

Country:
  • Europe/EU
  • Denmark
  • Finland
  • Sweden
  • Iceland
  • Norway
Topic:
  • Ecolabels
Level:
  • Europe
  • National
Publisher:

Nordic Ecolabel

Procurement criteria
Blauer EngelBlue Angel (Blauer Engel)
The official ecolabel run by the German government, and used as the basis for many of the sustainable procurement activities in Germany.
Products/Services:
  • Textiles
  • ICT (information and communication techn.)
  • Transport and vehicles
  • Energy
  • Timber
  • Buildings and construction
  • Lighting
  • Office stationery
  • Gardening
  • Furniture
Language:

English, German

Country:
  • Germany
Topic:
  • Ecolabels
Level:
  • National
Publisher:

Blauer Engel

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Procurement criteria
NF EnvironnementNF Environnement
French national ecolabel, run by AFNOR, and covering a large number of product groups.
Products/Services:
  • Cleaning
  • Buildings and construction
  • Office stationery
  • Gardening
  • Furniture
Language:

French

Country:
  • France
Topic:
  • Ecolabels
Level:
  • National
Procurement criteria
EU Ecolabel (Flower)
Ecolabel run by the European Commission. The only ecolabel to operate across the whole of the EU.
Products/Services:
  • Textiles
  • ICT (information and communication techn.)
  • Cleaning
  • Lighting
  • Office stationery
  • Gardening
  • Furniture
Language:

English, Bulgarian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, Estonian, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Hungarian, Italian, Latvian, Lithuanian, Maltese, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Slovak, Slovene, Spanish, Swedish

Country:
  • Europe/EU
Topic:
  • Ecolabels
Level:
  • Europe
Publisher:

European Commission, DG Environment

Procurement criteria
Manual Procura+. 3ª edição. Um Guia para Implementação de Compras Públicas Sustentáveis.The Brasilian Procura+ Manual. 3rd Edition. A Guide to Implementing Sustainable Public Procurement.
Products/Services:
  • Food and catering
  • Textiles
  • ICT (information and communication techn.)
  • Transport and vehicles
  • Energy
  • Cleaning
  • Timber
  • Buildings and construction
  • Lighting
  • Office stationery
  • Medical equipment
  • Infrastructure
  • Gardening
  • Events
  • Furniture
Language:

Portuguese

Country:
  • Brazil
Topic:
  • General GPP/SPP
  • Buildings/construction
  • Climate change
  • Ecolabels
  • Energy efficiency
  • Environmental management system
  • Innovation
  • Life-cycle costing
  • Renewable energy
  • SMEs(small and medium sized enterprises)
  • Sustainable consumption & production
  • Transport
Level:
  • National
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Procurement criteria
Das Österreichische UmweltzeichenAustrian Ecolabel
The Austrian national ecolabel run by the Ministry of the Environment (Lebensministerium)
Products/Services:
  • ICT (information and communication techn.)
  • Energy
  • Cleaning
  • Timber
  • Buildings and construction
  • Lighting
  • Office stationery
  • Gardening
  • Events
  • Furniture
Language:

German

Country:
  • Austria
Topic:
  • Ecolabels
Level:
  • National
Publisher:

Austrian Ministry of Environment (Lebensministerium)

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Enlightenment & Innovation ensured through Pre-Commerical Procurement in CitiesENIGMA
ENIGMA is a FP7 project that aims to implement a joint transnational pre-commercial procurement (PCP) procedure in the field of public lighting. Coordinated by the city of Eindhoven, the project’s 5 partner municipalities (Eindhoven, Malmo, Stavanger, Espoo and Bassano del Grappa) cooperate on procuring innovation and testing in a real life environment the technologies that their commercial subcontractors develop.
Products/Services:
  • ICT (information and communication techn.)
  • Lighting
Language:

English

Country:
  • Europe/EU
  • Finland
  • Italy
  • Netherlands
  • Sweden
  • Norway
Topic:
  • General GPP/SPP
  • Buildings/construction
  • Energy efficiency
  • Innovation
  • Joint procurement
  • Local (economic) development
  • Pre commercial procurement
  • Public procurement (general)
  • Social issues
Level:
  • Europe
Procurement criteria
Critérios ecológicosPortuguese National GPP criteria
Minimum environmental standards applied by the National Agency of Public Purchases (ANCP) in their framework contracts
Products/Services:
  • Food and catering
  • ICT (information and communication techn.)
  • Transport and vehicles
  • Energy
  • Cleaning
  • Office stationery
  • Furniture
Language:

Portuguese

Country:
  • Portugal
Level:
  • National
Publisher:

Portuguese National Agency of Public Purchases (ANCP)

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