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The Hill: EPA guidelines seek green standards on procurement
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The Environmental Protection Agency issued draft guidelines Wednesday in support of the federal government’s effort to go green with its purchasing policies.
The initiative, dating back to 2011, is meant to guide buying decisions at federal agencies, which must ensure that 95 percent of acquisitions are deemed environmentally sustainable.
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