Q: How do we know that our bid is being handled safely and properly?
A: All participants on the Marketplace are fully and regularly vetted by Enviro 21. All pertinent material will be available in a PDF. Only qualified vendors and generators may participate.
Q: What if problems develop?
A: You are in a direct business relationship not only with Enviro 21 but also with the generator/vendor handling the project. But Enviro 21 offers mediation and another layer of dispute resolution.
Q: Who handles the money?
A: All fees are between our clients and the winning vendor. Enviro 21 does not handle the money.
Q: What areas of service are Enviro 21 most involved with?
A: Enviro 21 will handle any hard-good or service contract requires bidding. Some areas of focus are: municipal solid waste contracts, paving, demolition projects, hazardous waste removal, asbestos abatement, and any other contracts that require bidding.
Q: What are the benefits of a reverse auction?
A: Reverse auctions have been proven to generate competition and incur cost-savings for the institutions that utilize them. According to the GSA, reverse auctions yield a 10% – 40% savings when used to bid out service contracts.