A guide to sustainable IT purchasing with TCO Certified

This guide presents four concrete steps that will help you get started with sustainable IT purchasing.

While the IT products you purchase can come with social and environmental risks, the decisions you make as a purchaser can also drive sustainable development. Following our step-by-step guide will help you leverage your purchasing power, meet your sustainability goals, and measure your progress.

The guide takes you through the procurement process and explains what you need to do, including:

  • How to prepare your organization by setting goals and engaging the right people.
  • Tips for making sure your suppliers are involved and can deliver what you need.
  • Specifying criteria and holding vendors accountable.
  • Follow-up when the contract is signed.
  • Contact details for support, free of charge.