Environmentally Preferable Purchasing Program: Resolution 2007-05 (Bellingham, WA 2007)

State: 
Washington
City: 
Bellingham
Enacted: 
2007
Summary: 

All city departments will incorporate green and environmentally preferred purchasing practices into the current program. All departments are responsible for purchasing ENERGY STAR or similarly energy-efficient appliances, using and encouraging contractors to use recycled materials, purchasing Persistent Bioaccumulative Toxic (PBT) free products when available and using alternative fuels and hybrid vehicles when possible.

Model Policy Category: 
Miscellaneous