Construction Materials: Green Procurement

Tristan's Clause

A formal ‘Carbon Budget’ alongside the traditional Financial Budget for construction projects to incentivise industry participants to reduce GHG Emissions through use of more sustainable materials.

Net Zero Target Supply Chain Cascade

Owen's Clause

Clauses that “back to back” or align a business’s net zero target with its supply chain and business partners, thus enabling the business to achieve its target or take control to achieve it.

Carbon Performance Clauses

Jessica's Clause

Include climate metrics for performance in all contracts. Provide a mechanism akin to liquidated damages for breaches with negative climate impacts, in the form of mandatory donations to non-profits.

Termination for Greener Supplier

Agatha's Clause

The clause gives customers a right to switch supplier if the existing supplier is unable to match a ‘greener’ offer made by an alternative supplier.