Bellwether Services Releases 2010 Green Purchasing Program Operating Principles

Supply Chain, Energy Audit and Climate Change firm, Bellwether Services reduces Supply Chain Emissions via Green Purchasing program. Global Supplier Operating Principles are key to reducing Carbon Emissions in 2010.

Washington, DC, May 07, 2010 --( Bellwether Services is a strategic management consulting firm advising global clients on complex issues of strategy, operations, technology, and sustainability, announces its continued commitment to the environment. As part of the Bellwether’s 2010 Sustainability initiative, the company announces its supplier's basic operating principles. The principles include:

Bellwether Services and its Supply Base will operate in an eco-friendly manner. They will comply with the Bellwether Environmental and Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) policy as well as comply with local, state, federal and international laws, regulations and standards. Bellwether suppliers shall strive to implement effective environmental management systems when applicable.

Supplier Operating Principles

- Suppliers shall comply with the ISO 14001 environmental management system
- Suppliers shall present evidence of efficient use energy
- Suppliers shall seek opportunities to use of renewable energy, where applicable
- Suppliers shall present evidence of efficient use water resources
- Suppliers shall develop waste reduction, material reuse, and recycling programs, where applicable
- Suppliers shall develop pollution prevention, chemical and waste control management system which complies with applicable laws, regulations and standards
- Suppliers shall create plans to establish a social responsible supply chain network

About Bellwether:

Bellwether Services is an award winning and internationally recognized strategic management consultancy firm advising global clients on complex issues of strategy, operations, technology, and sustainability.

Bellwether specializes in Spend Analysis, Lean Six Sigma, Green Supply Chain, Environmental and Quality Audit Solutions. Bellwether has served numerous industries including Consumer Products, Private Equity, Beverage, Chemical, Food, Aerospace, Global Logistics Solution Providers, as well as Public Health, Medical Devices, Pharmaceutical and the Departments of Defense and Homeland Security.

For more information, please visit our website or blogs or

Contact us:

Bellwether Services
John Wilkerson, 404-386-2437
sales (at)

Our Mantra - Believe, Execute, Achieve

Bellwether Services
John Wilkerson