|Overall Rating||Gold - expired|
|Submission Date||Aug. 26, 2011|
University of Alaska Fairbanks
OP-13: Vendor Code of Conduct
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Procurement and Contract Services
Does the institution have and act on a vendor code of conduct or equivalent policy that sets expectations about the social and environmental responsibility of vendors with whom the institution does business?:
The website URL where the vendor code of conduct or equivalent policy is posted :
A copy of the vendor code of conduct or equivalent policy:
A brief description of programs and strategies institution has implemented to ensure the code is followed, including a brief description of instances when vendor code of conduct has changed purchasing behavior within the last five years, if applicable:
In the UA Procurement Policies and Procedures preference is given to purchasing products and from companies that are both environmentally and socially responsible. This includes preference for recycled materials and for companies that are operating locally in a responsible way. We were unable to find a recent time when a vendor has changed their operations based on our purchasing policies.
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