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Councils told to do their bit for sustainable-product demand

By Greg PitcherThe European Commission (EC) has urged local authorities to overhaul their procurement policies in the wake of a damning report.Less than one in five public bodies across the EU consider the environment for more than half their buying decisions, according to the research.Yet these administrations spend around £1.5 billion more than 16% of the unions GDP on goods and services.So the EC last week published its Handbook on Green ...