strategy

Including waste minimization measures in procurement policies

Implementation:
This strategy features in the framework of Agenda 21 as formulated at UNCED (Rio de Janeiro, 1992), now coordinated by the United Nations Commission on Sustainable Development and implemented through national and local authorities. Agenda 21 recommends emphasizing waste minimization considerations in procurement within the UN system.
Facilitates:
Reducing waste
Values:
Wastage
Subjects:
Purchasing, supplying
Waste
Policy
Type Classification:
E: Emanations of other strategies