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MSFC - NASA MWI 8540.2 REV E

GREEN PURCHASING PROGRAM

active, Most Current
Organization: MSFC
Publication Date: 26 March 2016
Status: active
Page Count: 11
scope:

PURPOSE

The purpose of this MWI is to establish the MSFC and MAF green purchasing programs for purchasing environmentally preferable products designated by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) in accordance with Executive Order (EO) 13693, "Planning for Federal Sustainability in the Next Decade," NPR 8530.1, and MPR 8715.1. 

The purpose of the green purchasing program is to increase and expand markets for recycled and biobased-content materials through greater Government preference and use of products made with such materials, consistent with the demands of efficiency and cost-effectiveness.

APPLICABILITY 

This MWI applies to Center personnel, programs, projects, and activities, including contractors and resident agencies to the extent specified in their respective contracts or agreements. ("Contractors," for purposes of this paragraph, include contractors, grantees, Cooperative Agreement recipients, Space Act Agreement partners, or other agreement parties.) 

This MWI applies to the MAF.

This MWI applies the following: all mandatory actions (i.e., requirements) are denoted by statements containing the term "shall." The terms: "may" or "can" denote discretionary privilege or permission; "should" denotes a good practice and is recommended, but not required; "will" denotes expected outcome; and "are/is" denotes descriptive material. 

This MWI applies the following: all document citations are assumed to be the latest version unless otherwise noted.

Document History

NASA MWI 8540.2 REV E
March 26, 2016
GREEN PURCHASING PROGRAM
PURPOSE The purpose of this MWI is to establish the MSFC and MAF green purchasing programs for purchasing environmentally preferable products designated by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)...
January 28, 2011
GREEN PURCHASING PROGRAM
PURPOSE The purpose of this Marshall Work Instruction (MWI) is to establish the MSFC and Michoud Assembly Facility (MAF) green purchasing programs for purchasing environmentallypreferable products...
December 8, 2008
GREEN PURCHASING PROGRAM
PURPOSE The purpose of this Marshall Work Instruction (MWI) is to establish the Marshall Space Flight Center (MSFC) and Michoud Assembly Facility (MAF) Green Purchasing programs for purchasing...
March 23, 2007
AFFIRMATIVE PROCUREMENT PROGRAM FOR ENVIRONMENTALLY PREFERABLE PRODUCTS
PURPOSE The purpose of this Marshall Work Instruction (MWI) is to establish the Marshall Space Flight Center (MSFC) Affirmative Procurement (AP) program for purchasing environmentally preferable...
October 22, 2004
AFFIRMATIVE PROCUREMENT PROGRAM FOR ENVIRONMENTALLY PREFERABLE PRODUCTS
This directive establishes the Marshall Space Flight Center (MSFC) Affirmative Procurement (AP) program for purchasing environmentally preferable products designated by the Environmental Protection...
February 2, 2002
AFFIRMATIVE PROCUREMENT PROGRAM FOR ENVIRONMENTALLY PREFERABLE PRODUCTS
PURPOSE. This directive establishes the Marshall Space Flight Center (MSFC) Affirmative Procurement (AP) program for purchasing environmentally preferable products designated by the Environmental...

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