Environmental Purchasing Policy

The City of Minneapolis Environmental Purchasing Policy is a guide for all departments and staff for making procurement decisions based on the Minneapolis Sustainability Initiative. The City of Minneapolis can use its purchasing power to create a greater demand and awareness of high quality, environmentally friendly products at a reasonable price; and create help stimulate the green economy.  Environmental considerations should be a part of normal purchasing decisions, consistent with standard practices such as safety, price, performance and availability.

Environmental Purchasing Policy Resolution (pdf)

Environmental Purchasing Policy (pdf)

Last updated Feb 9, 2016