LEAP TOOL KIT CASE STUDIES

1 Leicester City Council: Environmental Purchasing Policy

This case study is one of a series of five on green procurement policies which are in place in European public authorities. The others are from the London Borough of Lewisham (case study 2), Barcelona City Council (case study 3), Badalona City Council (case study 4), and Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council (case study 5). Each policy is identified with the elements of a policy statement as outlined in Tool A.

2 London Borough of Lewisham: Environmental Responsible Purchasing Policy, Key Policy Statement

This case study is one of a series of five on green procurement policies which are in place in European public authorities. The others are from Leicester City Council (case study 1), Barcelona City Council (case study 3), Badalona City Council (case study 4), and Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council (case study 5). Each policy is identified with the elements of a policy statement as outlined in Tool A.

3 Barcelona City Council: Institutional declaration for wood procurement

This case study is one of a series of five on green procurement policies which are in place in European public authorities. The others are from Leicester City Council (case study 1), the London Borough of Lewisham (case study 2), Badalona City Public authority(case study 4), and Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council (case study 5). Each policy is identified with the elements of a policy statement as outlined in Tool A.

4 Badalona City Council: Government Measure of Green Procurement

This case study is one of a series of five on green procurement policies which are in place in European public authorities. The others are from Leicester City Council (case study 1), the London Borough of Lewisham (case study 2), Barcelona City Council (case study 3), and Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council (case study 5). Each policy is identified with the elements of a policy statement as outlined in Tool A.

5 Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council

This case study is one of a series of five on green procurement policies which are in place in European public authorities. The others are from Leicester City Council (case study 1), the London Borough of Lewisham (case study 2), Barcelona City Council (case study 3) and Badalona City Council (case study 4). Each policy is identified with the elements of a policy statement as outlined in Tool A.

6 Imperial College, London, UK: Paper

This case study is one of a series from different organisations and countries on how green procurement has been successfully integrated, or how the organisation overcame barriers that were preventing the effective implementation of green procurement measures.  Each case study contains links to the relevant category of Tool C (policy, internal awareness, market supply chain, innovation, enforcement) that is addressed, and has contact details of where further information can be obtained.

7 Supply Chain Challenge – Belfast City Council, UK: Supply chain challenge

This case study is one of a series from different organisations and countries on how green procurement has been successfully integrated, or how the organisation overcame barriers that were preventing the effective implementation of green procurement measures.  Each case study contains links to the relevant category of Tool C (policy, internal awareness, market supply chain, innovation, enforcement) that is addressed, and has contact details of where further information can be obtained.

8 Creativezones, UK: Green Procurement Initiative

This case study is one of a series from different organisations and countries on how green procurement has been successfully integrated, or how the organisation overcame barriers that were preventing the effective implementation of green procurement measures.  Each case study contains links to the relevant category of Tool C (policy, internal awareness, market supply chain, innovation, enforcement) that is addressed, and has contact details of where further information can be obtained.

9 London Borough of Croydon, UK: Enforcing Environmental Procurement Policy

This case study is one of a series from different organisations and countries on how green procurement has been successfully integrated, or how the organisation overcame barriers that were preventing the effective implementation of green procurement measures.  Each case study contains links to the relevant category of Tool C (policy, internal awareness, market supply chain, innovation, enforcement) that is addressed, and has contact details of where further information can be obtained.

10 Santa Perpetua de Mogoda, Spain: Sustainable Buildings

This case study is one of a series from different organisations and countries on how green procurement has been successfully integrated, or how the organisation overcame barriers that were preventing the effective implementation of green procurement measures.  Each case study contains links to the relevant category of Tool C (policy, internal awareness, market supply chain, innovation, enforcement) that is addressed, and has contact details of where further information can be obtained.

11 Transport for London, UK: IT Consumables

This case study is one of a series from different organisations and countries on how green procurement has been successfully integrated, or how the organisation overcame barriers that were preventing the effective implementation of green procurement measures.  Each case study contains links to the relevant category of Tool C (policy, internal awareness, market supply chain, innovation, enforcement) that is addressed, and has contact details of where further information can be obtained.

12 City of Göteborg, Sweden: Public Urban Transport Services

This case study is one of a series from different organisations and countries on how green procurement has been successfully integrated, or how the organisation overcame barriers that were preventing the effective implementation of green procurement measures.  Each case study contains links to the relevant category of Tool C (policy, internal awareness, market supply chain, innovation, enforcement) that is addressed, and has contact details of where further information can be obtained.

13 City of Santa Monica, USA: Environmental Purchasing Programme

This case study is one of a series from different organisations and countries on how green procurement has been successfully integrated, or how the organisation overcame barriers that were preventing the effective implementation of green procurement measures.  Each case study contains links to the relevant category of Tool C (policy, internal awareness, market supply chain, innovation, enforcement) that is addressed, and has contact details of where further information can be obtained.

14 Ernst and Young, UK: Pencils

This case study is one of a series from different organisations and countries on how green procurement has been successfully integrated, or how the organisation overcame barriers that were preventing the effective implementation of green procurement measures.  Each case study contains links to the relevant category of Tool C (policy, internal awareness, market supply chain, innovation, enforcement) that is addressed, and has contact details of where further information can be obtained.

15 City of Plymouth Council, UK: Energy

This case study is one of a series from different organisations and countries on how green procurement has been successfully integrated, or how the organisation overcame barriers that were preventing the effective implementation of green procurement measures.  Each case study contains links to the relevant category of Tool C (policy, internal awareness, market supply chain, innovation, enforcement) that is addressed, and has contact details of where further information can be obtained.

16 Barcelona City Council, Spain: Green Procurement

This case study is one of a series from different organisations and countries on how green procurement has been successfully integrated, or how the organisation overcame barriers that were preventing the effective implementation of green procurement measures.  Each case study contains links to the relevant category of Tool C (policy, internal awareness, market supply chain, innovation, enforcement) that is addressed, and has contact details of where further information can be obtained.

17 Manlleu City Council, Spain: Green Procurement

This case study is one of a series from different organisations and countries on how green procurement has been successfully integrated, or how the organisation overcame barriers that were preventing the effective implementation of green procurement measures.  Each case study contains links to the relevant category of Tool C (policy, internal awareness, market supply chain, innovation, enforcement) that is addressed, and has contact details of where further information can be obtained.

18 Kent Buying Consortium: Pens and Recyled Paper

This case study is one of a series to support Tool H.
The purpose of this tool is to assist purchasing organisations across Europe to:

  • develop supply chain management approaches to encourage suppliers to improve the environmental quality of products and services;
  • form working relationships with other purchasing organisations and suppliers to general better environmental performance, and
  • develop markets for more sustainable goods and services through market development and promotion

19 London Borough of Sutton: Training of Procurement Officers

This case study is one of a series to support Tool H.
The purpose of this tool is to assist purchasing organisations across Europe to:

  • develop supply chain management approaches to encourage suppliers to improve the environmental quality of products and services;
  • form working relationships with other purchasing organisations and suppliers to general better environmental performance, and
  • develop markets for more sustainable goods and services through market development and promotion

20 London Borough of Sutton: Training Suppliers

This case study is one of a series to support Tool H.
The purpose of this tool is to assist purchasing organisations across Europe to:

  • develop supply chain management approaches to encourage suppliers to improve the environmental quality of products and services;
  • form working relationships with other purchasing organisations and suppliers to general better environmental performance, and
  • develop markets for more sustainable goods and services through market development and promotion

21 Kent Buying Consortium: Alternative fuels

This case study is one of a series to support Tool H.
The purpose of this tool is to assist purchasing organisations across Europe to:

  • develop supply chain management approaches to encourage suppliers to improve the environmental quality of products and services;
  • form working relationships with other purchasing organisations and suppliers to general better environmental performance, and
  • develop markets for more sustainable goods and services through market development and promotion

22 Kent Buying Consortium: Alternative Fuels

This case study is one of a series to support Tool H.
The purpose of this tool is to assist purchasing organisations across Europe to:

  • develop supply chain management approaches to encourage suppliers to improve the environmental quality of products and services;
  • form working relationships with other purchasing organisations and suppliers to general better environmental performance, and
  • develop markets for more sustainable goods and services through market development and promotion

23  London Borough of Lewisham: Consortia

This case study is one of a series to support Tool H.
The purpose of this tool is to assist purchasing organisations across Europe to:

  • develop supply chain management approaches to encourage suppliers to improve the environmental quality of products and services;
  • form working relationships with other purchasing organisations and suppliers to general better environmental performance, and
  • develop markets for more sustainable goods and services through market development and promotion

24 London Remade: Green Procurement Code

This case study is one of a series to support Tool H.
The purpose of this tool is to assist purchasing organisations across Europe to:

  • develop supply chain management approaches to encourage suppliers to improve the environmental quality of products and services;
  • form working relationships with other purchasing organisations and suppliers to general better environmental performance, and
  • develop markets for more sustainable goods and services through market development and promotion

25 WRAP (Waste & Resources Action Programme): Recycling projects

This case study is one of a series to support Tool H.
The purpose of this tool is to assist purchasing organisations across Europe to:

  • develop supply chain management approaches to encourage suppliers to improve the environmental quality of products and services;
  • form working relationships with other purchasing organisations and suppliers to general better environmental performance, and
  • develop markets for more sustainable goods and services through market development and promotion

26 Not available

27 London Borough of Lewisham: Pinnacle Housing

This case study is one of a series to support Tool H.
The purpose of this tool is to assist purchasing organisations across Europe to:

  • develop supply chain management approaches to encourage suppliers to improve the environmental quality of products and services;
  • form working relationships with other purchasing organisations and suppliers to general better environmental performance, and
  • develop markets for more sustainable goods and services through market development and promotion

28  Lloyds TSB Marketplace: Vantage eBuying Platform

This case study is one of a series to support Tool H.
The purpose of this tool is to assist purchasing organisations across Europe to:

  • develop supply chain management approaches to encourage suppliers to improve the environmental quality of products and services;
  • form working relationships with other purchasing organisations and suppliers to general better environmental performance, and
  • develop markets for more sustainable goods and services through market development and promotion

29 South East England UK): Centres of Excellence

This case study is one of a series to support Tool H.
The purpose of this tool is to assist purchasing organisations across Europe to:

  • develop supply chain management approaches to encourage suppliers to improve the environmental quality of products and services;
  • form working relationships with other purchasing organisations and suppliers to general better environmental performance, and
  • develop markets for more sustainable goods and services through market development and promotion

30 London Borough of Lewisham - Electricity purchase tied to renewable energy installation

This case study is one of a series to support Tool H.
The purpose of this tool is to assist purchasing organisations across Europe to:

  • develop supply chain management approaches to encourage suppliers to improve the environmental quality of products and services;
  • form working relationships with other purchasing organisations and suppliers to general better environmental performance, and
  • develop markets for more sustainable goods and services through market development and promotion

31 London Borough of Lambeth: Cleaning contract and the use of Micro-fibre Cleaning Cloths

This case study is one of a series to support Tool H.
The purpose of this tool is to assist purchasing organisations across Europe to:

  • develop supply chain management approaches to encourage suppliers to improve the environmental quality of products and services;
  • form working relationships with other purchasing organisations and suppliers to general better environmental performance, and
  • develop markets for more sustainable goods and services through market development and promotion

32 Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council: Business Support Network

This case study is one of a series to support Tool H.
The purpose of this tool is to assist purchasing organisations across Europe to:

  • develop supply chain management approaches to encourage suppliers to improve the environmental quality of products and services;
  • form working relationships with other purchasing organisations and suppliers to general better environmental performance, and
  • develop markets for more sustainable goods and services through market development and promotion

33 Driving Innovation and Market Development in Sweden

This case study is one of a series to support Tool H.
The purpose of this tool is to assist purchasing organisations across Europe to:

  • develop supply chain management approaches to encourage suppliers to improve the environmental quality of products and services;
  • form working relationships with other purchasing organisations and suppliers to general better environmental performance, and
  • develop markets for more sustainable goods and services through market development and promotion

34 London Borough of Sutton: Sustainable Timber Policy

This case study is one of a series to support Tool H.
The purpose of this tool is to assist purchasing organisations across Europe to:

  • develop supply chain management approaches to encourage suppliers to improve the environmental quality of products and services;
  • form working relationships with other purchasing organisations and suppliers to general better environmental performance, and
  • develop markets for more sustainable goods and services through market development and promotion

35 London Borough of Sutton: Greening Supply Chains in Partnership

This case study is one of a series to support Tool H.
The purpose of this tool is to assist purchasing organisations across Europe to:

  • develop supply chain management approaches to encourage suppliers to improve the environmental quality of products and services;
  • form working relationships with other purchasing organisations and suppliers to general better environmental performance, and
  • develop markets for more sustainable goods and services through market development and promotion

36 Codes of practice in the UK

This case study is one of a series to support Tool H.
The purpose of this tool is to assist purchasing organisations across Europe to:

  • develop supply chain management approaches to encourage suppliers to improve the environmental quality of products and services;
  • form working relationships with other purchasing organisations and suppliers to general better environmental performance, and
  • develop markets for more sustainable goods and services through market development and promotion

37 Industry awards in the UK

This case study is one of a series to support Tool H.
The purpose of this tool is to assist purchasing organisations across Europe to:

  • develop supply chain management approaches to encourage suppliers to improve the environmental quality of products and services;
  • form working relationships with other purchasing organisations and suppliers to general better environmental performance, and
  • develop markets for more sustainable goods and services through market development and promotion

38 Joint Procurement of recycled paper in Greece

One of a series of case studies on joint procurement, Tool D, which was undertaken as part of the LEAP project.

38 (a) Joint Procurement of recycled paper in Greece (Greek version)

One of a series of case studies on joint procurement, Tool D, which was undertaken as part of the LEAP project.

39 Joint Procurement of environmentally friendly cleaning products in the UK

One of a series of case studies on joint procurement, Tool D, which was undertaken as part of the LEAP project.

40 Joint Procurement of TFT monitors in the UK

One of a series of case studies on joint procurement, Tool D, which was undertaken as part of the LEAP project.

41 Joint Procurement in Austria – EcoProcurement Service Vorarlberg

A joint procurement case study linked to Tool D.

42  Joint Procurement of green electricity by 11 municipalities and the Province of Drenthe, The Netherlands

A joint procurement case study linked to Tool D.

43 Joint Procurement of 85% biodiesel in Sweden

A joint procurement case study linked to Tool D.

44 Joint Procurement of recycled paper in Spain

One of a series of case studies on joint procurement, Tool D, which was undertaken as part of the LEAP project.

45 Joint Procurement of recycled paper in Portugal

One of a series of case studies on joint procurement, Tool D, which was undertaken as part of the LEAP project.

46 Eco Vehicles in Göteborg

47 Göteborg (Sweden)  case studies: buildings materials, vehicles and fuels

Four case studies from Sweden linked to Tool H.