2009 Responsible Purchaser
of the Year Awards Ceremony
3rd International Conference
on Green Purchasing
112 - Final Edition(549KB PDF)
This is the final edition of the King County Environmental Purchasing Bulletin. Due to cutbacks, Eric Nelson will be managing the Environmental Purchasing Program and Karen Hamilton will be moving on to another county position.
111 - International Conference on Green Purchasing(192KB PDF)
On October 21st, Karen Hamilton, King County Environmental Purchasing Program Manager, delivered a presentation at the 3rd International Conference on Green Purchasing, held in Suwon, South Korea.
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109 - Green Cleaning at Transit Facilities(85KB PDF) King County Transit Division's Custodial Maintenance work group has successfully implemented a green cleaning program. This work included a new policy, chemicals, equipment, training and operating procedures. Refer to documents listed below for additional information:
108 - Remanufactured Toner Cartridge(64KB PDF)
King County has purchased quality remanufactured toner cartridges for 17 years. The Procurement and Contract Services Section established a new contract in 2008, which was awarded to a local office supply vendor that partners with a Washington State remanufacturer. Please see the attached bulletin for contract details.
107 - 2007 Environmental Purchasing Annual Report(55KB PDF)
For another year, King County agencies have continued to increase their purchase, knowledge and use of environmentally preferable products. Find out more in the "Environmental Purchasing 2007 Annual Report" in the attached bulletin.