[Sec.] 1. Mandatory Use of Paper and Other Products with Recycled Content.
(a) All paper utilized in the performance of this contract must be of at least 30 percent post-consumer fiber content.
(b) The contractor, by responding to this solicitation, affirmatively acknowledges that it will, to the maximum extent practicable, use sustainable environmental practices including acquisition of bio-based, environmentally preferable, energy-efficient, water-efficient, and recycled-content products in the performance of this contract that meet the recycled-content recommendations for
[Sec.] 2 Notice of Green Alternatives in Offerors' Product/Service.
(a) When offering a product or service that contains "Green" components as that term is defined at http://www.epa.gov/epaoswer/non-hw/procure/products.htm, the contractor shall make the Contracting Officer aware of such facts in the submission of their quote or proposal.
(b) The contractor, when appropriate, shall comply with FAR Clause 52.223-9 Estimate of Percentage of Recovered Material Content for EPA Designated Products.
[Sec.] 2 Affirmative Duty of Contractors to Adhere to Green Contracting Policy.
(a) Whenever practicable, the Contractor has an affirmative duty to examine its packaging to eliminate or reduce waste by volume, toxicity and/or weight and to utilize or substitute recyclable material for non-recyclable material in packaging.
(b) Whenever practicable, the Contractor has an affirmative duty to find other materials utilized in the delivery of services under this contract and examine whether it can reduce waste by volume, toxicity and/or weight and to utilize or substitute recyclable materials for non-recyclable materials of items consumed in the furnishing of their services.
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Quoter Information: The following information is to be included with your quote.
Quotes are due
Point of contact (POC):
Facsimile and e-mail quotes are acceptable and preferred. You are encouraged to ensure that quotes are received by the POC.
Furnish quotes to the POC on or before the closing time listed in this combined synopsis/solicitation. All responsible sources may submit a quote which shall be considered.
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