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Sustainable purchasing can improve supplier relations, minimize impacts on the environment, tackle human rights issues and contribute to the society and the economy.

Jacky Yeung

In partnership with The Jane Goodall Institute Hong Kong on August 9, 2018, SGS was invited to share the latest international green procurement guidance from ISO 20400 Sustainable Procurement in a sharing session about green practice management in business.

In this seminar, Mr. Jacky Yeung, Project Manager of ISO 20400 service in SGS, shared the modern key elements of green procurement guidance to all guests from different sectors like property management companies, universities and NGOs.

ISO 20400 Sustainable Procurement Guidelines provides guidance to every organization on integrating sustainability within procurement, as described in ISO 26000. The guidance covers a sustainable procurement into 3 major perspectives:

  • Principles of Sustainable Procurement
  • Organization’s Procurement Policy & StrategY
  • Integrating Sustainability into Procurement Process

Sustainable purchasing can improve supplier relations, minimize impacts on the environment, tackle human rights issues and contribute to the society and the economy. Contact us for more information about training, audit and certification in relation to ISO 20400 Sustainable Procurement Guidelines.

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SGS is the world’s leading inspection, verification, testing and certification company. SGS is recognized as the global benchmark for quality and integrity. With more than 95,000 employees, SGS operates a network of over 2,400 offices and laboratories around the world.