Government green procurement (GGP) in Malaysian construction industry: Have we got it right?

Padzil Fadzil Hassan, Mohd Sallehuddin Mat Noor, Mohd Affandi Haryanti, Mohd Firdaus Mustaffa Kamal

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Various initiatives were mooted the banner of Green Technology Program to promote environmental sustainability in construction projects the construction industry to support the Malaysian Government Green Procurement (gGp) in 2009. However to date, the take-up has been poor. This paper critically reviews the Green Technology implementation to identify insights to the shortcomings. A thematic meta-data analysis of policy papers, industry reports and research publications was adopted as the research methodology. The emergent themes were mapped against the concepts public sector strategic management to identify the gaps in the implementation. The findings suggest the industry to re-learn its GGP implementation process if the GGP targets set is to be achieved.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1-16
Number of pages16
JournalMalaysian Construction Research Journal
Volume26
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2018

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Keywords

  • Government green procurement (GGP)
  • Green technology
  • Malaysian construction industry
  • Public sector strategic management
  • Sustainable construction practices

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  • Building and Construction

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Government green procurement (GGP) in Malaysian construction industry : Have we got it right? / Hassan, Padzil Fadzil; Noor, Mohd Sallehuddin Mat; Haryanti, Mohd Affandi; Kamal, Mohd Firdaus Mustaffa.

In: Malaysian Construction Research Journal, Vol. 26, No. 3, 01.01.2018, p. 1-16.

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Hassan, Padzil Fadzil ; Noor, Mohd Sallehuddin Mat ; Haryanti, Mohd Affandi ; Kamal, Mohd Firdaus Mustaffa. / Government green procurement (GGP) in Malaysian construction industry : Have we got it right?. In: Malaysian Construction Research Journal. 2018 ; Vol. 26, No. 3. pp. 1-16.
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