The Resort Municipality of Whistler has
committed to becoming a more sustainable resort community, and
recognizes that its
purchasing decisions provide significant
opportunity to move in this direction. In order to aid in
this process, the RMOW has embedded sustainable purchasing
into its Municipal Purchasing Policy and developed these web-based
Guidelines to help purchasers make better purchasing decisions.
TNS Canada for developing
the product assessments, and to the following organizations for
their financial contributions to the work: Manitoba Transportation
and Government Services, Industry Canada (MB and SK), and the
Saskatchewan Environmental Industry and Managers Association.