Sustainable packaging is becoming an issue of interest not only for consumers, but for manufacturers as well. There are now a number of industry working groups that are seeking more...
Purchasing, Packaging Reduction
This solicitation was seeking Proposers from whom the County may purchase problem gambling prevention and outpatiend treatment services.
When developing your product or project specifications, Integrate sustainability into the product specifications themselves.
Purchasing oversees its own prequalification program for General Contractors interested in doing business with Multnomah County.
Recycled Content Source: PCRB 46-0320 and the 2003 Multnomah County Policy Paper and Paint.
PCRB rule 46-0320 provides detail surrounding the preference the County can give when purchasing goods made from recycled content.
Does the vendor consider sustainability when buying the materials and supplies needed to provide its services?
Reports and case studies highlighting some of the sustainable purchasing efforts at Multnomah County and progress towards green house gas emissions.
Purchasing Resources for County Staff
Find resources and tools to help your business get certified as a State of Oregon MWESB, find networking opportunities, and build a greener, better business.
The sustainability of the way our vendors operate their business. Including sustainability criteria in our solicitation highlights the importance of sustainability issues to the County's core bus...
Responsible Business Practices at Multnomah County are driven by the Triple Bottom Line of Sustainability: Environmental Considerations, Social Equity, and Economic Impact.
Multnomah County is a member of the Responsible Purchasing Network (RPN) and as such, we have a plethora of information accessible to us. The RPN produces Responsible Purchasing Guides for a range...
This procurement was for the deconstruction and demolition of the existing six Richardson buildings and adjacent detached structures.
Ryan White Services (Early Intervention) for Low Income People Living with HIV/AIDS
Safe Start Co-Located Parent-Child Specialist Services
The examples below represent a sample of Goods related contracts that included the County's updated social equity language and scoring criteria.
The examples below represent a sample of Service related contracts that included the County's updated social equity language and scoring criteria.
Samples from recent procurements
This solicitation was to identify for Information Technology, Proposers from whom it may purchase SAP Staff Augmentation services on a requirements basis under the County's PCRB rules.
The Department of County Human Services, SUN Service System was seeking Proposers from whom it may purchase School-based Chess Instruction to be delivered at SUN Community Schools.
Secured Transport of Mental Health Clients