Sustainable Procurement

Sustainable Procurement | Managed by the University of California Sustainable Procurement Working Group

Here you will find information and resources related to University of California sustainable procurement practices, policies and projects. Sustainable Procurement at the University of California focuses on environmental, economic and social impacts embedded in our purchasing decisions, which account for over $8B in annual spend across the ten University of California campuses.

Policy & Guidelines

A summary of core requirements, standards and goals of University of California sustainable procurement strategy can be found on our Policy & Guidelines page.

Category Information

Here you will find specific information regarding sustainable procurement by relevant category of products and/or services.

News

Here you will find the latest information regarding sustainable procurement.

Training Resources

Here you will find the latest training material and resources to help UC implement sustainable procurement.

UC Sustainable Procurement Working Group

Here you will find information on the Sustainable Procurement Working Group, which leads UC-wide sustainable procurement activities and initiatives.

Supplier Diversity

Here you will find information about UC's supplier diversity program and the UC Small & Diverse Business Advisory Council.

Supplier Diversity Database

Access our extensive database of diverse suppliers to better inform your procurement decisions and spend analytics.