Sustainable Acquisition
Links to Web Sites for Other Designated Products

The following are links to other Web sites that provide additional environmentally preferred purchasing information.

  • The Whole Building Design Guide
    The goal of 'Whole Building' Design is to create a successful high-performance building by applying an integrated design and team approach to the project during the planning and programming phases.

  • Alternative Fuels and Advanced Vehicles Data Center
    (AFDC, formerly known as the Alternative Fuels Data Center, DOE)

  • Clean Fuels: Alternative Fuel Options
    This page provides links to EPA and non-EPA Web-based resources that provide additional information on transportation and fuels.

  • Procuring Energy-Efficient Products
    FEMP produces purchasing specifications to help Federal buyers comply with these procurement requirements.

  • Significant New Alternatives Policy (SNAP) Program
    The Significant New Alternatives Policy (SNAP) Program is EPA's program to evaluate and regulate substitutes for the ozone-depleting chemicals that are being phased out under the stratospheric ozone protection provisions of the Clean Air Act (CAA).

  • ENERGY STAR Qualified Products
    ENERGY STAR, created in 1992, is a joint program of the EPA and DOE. Products in more than 60 categories are eligible for the ENERGY STAR. They use less energy, save money, and help protect the environment.

    EPEAT is a system that helps purchasers evaluate, compare and select electronic products based on their environmental attributes. The system currently covers desktop and laptop computers, thin clients, workstations and computer monitors.

  • WaterSense
    WaterSense seeks to decrease indoor and outdoor nonagricultural water use through more efficient products, equipment, and programs. With its recognizable label, WaterSense helps consumers easily identify water-efficient products in the marketplace while ensuring product performance and encouraging innovation in manufacturing.

For DOE Sustainable Acquisition questions, contact Shab Fardanesh (202-586-7011).

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Last Updated: March 20, 2018