DoD tries to green acquisition process

Paul Yaroschak, deputy director for chemical and material risk management directorate, DoD

wfedstaff | June 3, 2015 7:17 pm

The Defense Department is considering how to make the acquisition of all of its products more sustainable.

A working group has spent the last six months analyzing all the different approaches large companies use to manage and measure sustainability over the lifecycle of a product.

Paul Yaroschak, DoD’s deputy director for chemical and material risk management directorate, told Federal News Radio’s Jason Miller about how DoD is trying to green its acquisition approach.

Online Chat: Beth Killoran, deputy assistant secretary for Information Technology and chief information officer at HHS, on March 28.

Check out the full interview with Yaroschak.

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