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environmentally preferable purchasing

Buying of renewable, environmentally-friendly or biobased products to provide benefits including climate change impact reduction, energy security and sustainable economic development.
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  • sustainable purchasing
  • environmentally preferred procurement
  • green purchasing
  • environmentally preferred purchasing
  • biopreferred purchasing
  • EPP (environmentally preferable purchasing)
  • green procurement
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