United Nations

The United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (UNSDG)

The UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are drivers set forth by multiple world governments to impact peace, planet, people, prosperity, & partnerships to attain a more prosperous future. We have provided examples of UN Sustainable Development Goals We have aligned our procurement process with the 17 potential impact your business can make today!

Adopt building envelope renovations for warehouses

UNSDG Target:

9.4

Level of effort:

2

Systemic transformation to a sustainable diet with nutritional adequacy and reduced diet related greenhouse emissions.

UNSDG Target:

9.4

Level of effort:

2

Buying power management / energy management solutions

UNSDG Target:

9.4

Level of effort:

2

Retrofit building with a green roof to Improve temperature management and decrease stormwater damage risk.

UNSDG Target:

9.4

Level of effort:

2

Implement just-in-time construction strategies

UNSDG Target:

9.4

Level of effort:

2

Utilizing 100% recycled paper janitorial products

UNSDG Target:

9.4

Level of effort:

2

Carriers with Transportation Consolidation Programs

UNSDG Target:

9.4

Level of effort:

2

Reduce the use of single-use plastics at conferences

UNSDG Target:

9.4

Level of effort:

2

Work with suppliers with reusable medical textile options over single-use perioperative textiles

UNSDG Target:

9.4

Level of effort:

2

Prioritize use of e-documents over printed documents.

UNSDG Target:

9.4

Level of effort:

2

Develop sustainable travel policies

UNSDG Target:

9.4

Level of effort:

2

Procuring Energy Star office equipments

UNSDG Target:

9.4

Level of effort:

2

Integrate a water recycling system/greywater system into new building constructions.

UNSDG Target:

9.4

Level of effort:

2

Maximize waste vendor resources by coordinating waste contracts

UNSDG Target:

9.4

Level of effort:

2

Using Virtual Machines to run applications.

UNSDG Target:

9.4

Level of effort:

2

Procurement of Alternative Fuel Vehicle (AFV) Fleets

UNSDG Target:

9.4

Level of effort:

2

Utlilize steam equipment to improve energy efficiency

UNSDG Target:

9.4

Level of effort:

2

Procure IV bags and tubing made from bio-based plastics (free from industrial chemicals such as PVC)

UNSDG Target:

9.4

Level of effort:

2

Use Standardized Environmental criteria in EOI/ RFP

UNSDG Target:

9.4

Level of effort:

2

Upgrading to more efficient HVAC systems.

UNSDG Target:

9.4

Level of effort:

2

Implement modular construction strategies in your services

UNSDG Target:

9.4

Level of effort:

2

Switch to microfiber cloths and mops

UNSDG Target:

9.4

Level of effort:

2

Purchase equipment that is upgradable / recyclable

UNSDG Target:

9.4

Level of effort:

2

Consider the use of ports that utilizes renewable energy.

UNSDG Target:

9.4

Level of effort:

2

Adopt JIT inventory system

UNSDG Target:

9.4

Level of effort:

2