Purchasing and Publications

Green Office Program

Welcome to the Purchasing and Publications Module of UWinnipeg's Green Office Program!

Please use the tips and resources below to help green your office with respect to purchasing and publications. If you have questions or need assistance, please contact the Campus Sustainability Office. The Purchasing Department website also contains information about the university's policies and procedures.

  • I avoid making any purchases, big or small, that can be avoided. When I do make a purchase, I get items that are built to last. [Sustainable Procurement in Manitoba]
  • I purchase environmentally preferable office supplies.
  • When I send print jobs to an external print shop, I ensure that they use 100% post-consumer recycled paper.