The Triple Bottom Line of Sustainability is defined as practices that are
- environmentally friendly,
- socially equitable and,
- has positive economic impacts for our community.
Our vendors are an integral part of the communities in which they operate. Their influence extends to the employees they depend upon, the environment from which they draw their resources, and the marketplace in which they participate. Multnomah County seeks to conduct business with vendors who demonstrate responsible business practices through sustainable innovations.