Campus Ecology: Purchasing

National Wildlife Federation

This website illustrates how college campuses can use their purchasing power to help drive markets for more sustainable goods, such as energy efficient office equipment, environmentally friendly paper, recycled furniture and office supplies, and organic food. The site describes steps that students and administrators can take to encourage their campus to pursue environmentally-beneficial purchasing decisions.

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Subject: Environmental Science:Policy:Environmental Economics, Environmental Decision-Making, Environmental Science:Sustainability, Waste:Waste Solid :Waste Reduction/Recycling
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Collection
Special Interest: Sustainability
Theme: Teach the Earth:Incorporating Societal Issues:Public Policy, Teach the Earth:Course Topics:Environmental Science, Teach the Earth:Incorporating Societal Issues:Sustainability