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Tracking and Reporting Responsible Purchasing Webinar Now Available for Download

March 11, 2010

Source: RPN

According to the 2009 RPN Trends Report, less than a quarter of RPN Members publish a Responsible Purchasing Report. RPN advises its members to publish reports at least annually in order to communicate program successes.


This Webinar covered:
- The RPN Model Responsible Purchasing Report
- How to track purchases
- How to calculate costs and environmental benefits
- How to convey environmental and social benefits in a report

Speakers included:
- Vincent Kitira, RPN Manager, to give details on the RPN Model Report and give an introduction on how to track purchases
- Eric Nelson, King County Environmentally Preferable Purchasing (EPP) Program Manager, to discuss their award-winning EPP program and exemplary Annual EPP Reports
- Sandra Cannon, U.S. Department of Energy EPP Program, will explain EPP tracking methods
- Donna Chralowicz, City of San Diego Recycling Specialist, to discuss the work that goes into their EPP Program's Annual Report

Non-members can download the Webinar presentation slides here

RPN Members have access to the entire Webinar recording, including presentation slides, here 


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