Refer to page 12 (point 5.3) of the UJ Procurement Policy 2020 below.
Environmental conscientious principles shall be considered alongside economic and ethical principles.
Consideration shall be given to:
- The procurement of products containing materials produced in a sustainable manner and/or reconditioned or recycled components.
- Use of suppliers who offer product stewardship, i.e., suppliers who are willing to recollect products at the end of their life cycle.
- Preference for goods that are more energy-efficient and cause less pollution.
- Preference to those suppliers that minimise their energy consumption and adverse environmental impact, especially those with a certified environmental management system.
Food safety policy