30 Apr '12, 2pm

72% of US firms consider #sustainability in #sourcing @GreenRacker @Rackspace #CSR

72% of US firms consider #sustainability in #sourcing @GreenRacker @Rackspace #CSR

26 percent of respondents said cost considerations outweighed environmental factors when purchasing products and services; 54 percent of companies said when two purchasing choices are equal (including cost), the greener product or service is better; 20 percent said when two purchasing choices are not equal, greener is better; 17 percent of companies said sustainability is a standard part of their request for information, proposal or quote system; 59 percent of companies said they consider sustainability periodically for specific types of purchases.

Full article: http://www.environmentalleader.com/2012/04/30/survey-sust...

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