Procurement's Green Resources


Clean Air CampaignGA Clean Air Campaign - Idling Reduction Program
A non-profit organization working with the GA Department of Transportation (GDOT) to promote common sense solutions.

US CommunitiesU.S. Communities is the leading national government purchasing cooperative. U.S. Communities/Green is the one-stop source for public agency access to a broad line of environmentally certified products and services.

FSCForest Stewardship Council (FSC)
The FSC standards represent the world's strongest system for guiding forest management toward sustainable outcomes.  Emory's preferred printers are required within six months of the effective date of our contract with them to be certified by the FSC.

Energy Star Energy Star
Energy Star is the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's and U.S. Department of Energy's guide to environmentally-friendly products and energy-savings calculator. Energy Star qualified products use less energy, save money, and help protect the environment.

EPEATElectronic Product Environmental Tool (EPEAT)
Helps purchasers evaluate, compare and select electronic products based on their environmental attributes.   Utilize the user-guide for evaluating computer desktops, laptops and monitors for their environmental attributes. Emory gives preference for products meeting the EPEAT guidelines whenever possible. 

Note: Please use the environmental website "Energy Star" for product guidance only. Utilize Emory's contract supplers when available and enter all your purchases in Emory Express!