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Jumpstart Sustainable Purchasing Practices

Thursday, December 6, 2018 at 1:30pm to 3:00pm

Biotechnology Building, G01
Central Campus

Jumpstart Sustainable Purchasing Practices

Hosted Cornell Procurement and Payment Services
G01 Biotech - 1:30pm-3:00pm (1hr 30 min) | Registration limited to 40 participants

Cornell University recognizes the important connection between our purchases and our support of a sustainable economy. This workshop will help attendees learn about Cornell's existing tools and guidelines for sustainable purchasing. The workshop will advance your leadership and professional skills by covering how to purchase more sustainable products using E-shop, Cornell's existing Sustainable Purchasing Guidelines and tools to help you or your team implement them, how to effectively evaluate the sustainability of purchases, and our goals as a University around sustainable purchasing. 

REGISTRATION REQUIRED. Deadline to regsiter is December 30th.

Learn more about Sustainable Purchasing at Cornell here and here. (Opens in new window)

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Campus Sustainability Office, Sustainability






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Lisa Kilgore

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