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Sustainable Public Procurement Plan 2018

Barcelona's Sustainable Public Procurement Plan 2018 has the following objectives, among others: (1) 100% green electricity supply with Guarantee of Origin from renewable resources or high-efficiency co-generation; (2) 90% of recycled paper on City Council's overall use; (3) environmental plan for events organization; (4) extension in the incorporation of environmental criteria to the procurement of ad-hoc catering services, promoting ecological and fair trade products; (5) guarantee that textiles originate from a production process that respects basic working rights and limits of chemical substances; (6) duplication in the percentage of low-emissions vehicles acquired for the municipal fleet; and (7) retention of environmental quality and circular economy criteria for advertising and communication materials in the Communications Directorate’s (Resource Management) general contract.