Green Public Procurement Strategies for Environmental Sustainability

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  • Author : Shakya, Rajesh Kumar
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Pages : 228 pages
  • ISBN : 1522570845
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Green Public Procurement Strategies for Environmental Sustainability

Green Public Procurement Strategies for Environmental Sustainability
  • Author : Shakya, Rajesh Kumar
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release : 22 February 2019
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The worldwide consumption of resources is causing environmental damage at a rate that cannot be sustained. Apart from the resulting environmental and health problems, this trend could threaten economic growth due to rapidly decreasing natural resources and the cost of addressing these issues. The public sector has a responsibility to stimulate the marketplace in favor of the provision of more resource-efficient and less polluting goods, services, and works in order to support environmental and wider sustainable development objectives. Green Public

Sustainability Considerations for Procurement Tools and Capabilities

Sustainability Considerations for Procurement Tools and Capabilities
  • Author : National Research Council,Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences,Computer Science and Telecommunications Board,Policy and Global Affairs,Science and Technology for Sustainability Program,Committee on Fostering Sustainability Considerations into Public and Private Sector Procurement Tools and Capabilities
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release : 27 October 2012
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Federal laws, regulations, and executive orders have imposed requirements for federal agencies to move toward the sustainable acquisition of goods and services, including the incorporation of sustainable purchasing into federal agency decision making. Since the federal government is such a significant player in the market, its move to incorporate sustainable procurement practices could have a profound impact on the types of products being developed for the market as a whole. The General Services Administration (GSA) has played a key role

Developing a sustainable procurement strategy for Fashion Buyers in the German retail sector

Developing a sustainable procurement strategy for Fashion Buyers in the German retail sector
  • Author : Mehtap May Isen
  • Publisher : diplom.de
  • Release : 16 May 2012
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Inhaltsangabe:Introduction: 1.1 Subject and background: The global economic situation by its ever-changing business dynamics, such as ambiguities about the market, fierce competition, consumer behaviour and their changing preferences significantly increases Business Management responsibilities. Today as never before people are concerned with the environment and social issues; rapidly rising oil prices, increasing transparency and consumer interest in how products are made and where they come from, pressures Business Managers to create a more transparent and sustainable industry. Especially Purchasing Managers play

Green Supply Chain Management

Green Supply Chain Management
  • Author : Joseph Sarkis,Yijie Dou
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 05 October 2017
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This book gives students a thorough overview of the environmental issues that impact the supply chain and details strategic methods of addressing the political, social, technological, market, and economic concerns that have caused organizations to reconsider their impact. Readers will learn how to integrate the fields of operations management, procurement and purchasing, logistics, and marketing into a successful green supply chain, looking outward to form sustainable partnerships rather than focusing their efforts within the company. Each chapter describes a function

Green Consumerism Perspectives Sustainability and Behavior

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  • Author : Ruchika Singh Malyan,Punita Duhan
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 26 October 2018
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This new volume, Green Consumerism: The Behavior of New Age Consumer, provides a holistic understanding the importance of promoting green products and discusses consumers’ buying intentions and decisions. The chapters consider consumer behavior theory in the context of green or ecologically friendly products from both the academic and business perspectives. The chapters present the latest empirical and analytical research in the field of green marketing and provide an abundance of information about profitable and sustainable ways and strategies to deal

Ethics and Decision Making for Sustainable Business Practices

Ethics and Decision Making for Sustainable Business Practices
  • Author : Oncioiu, Ionica
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release : 15 December 2017
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Alongside increasing demands for transparency and accountability, business governance is transforming due to decades of economic turmoil, regulatory reform, and technological change. There is now a holistic approach to this concept, as it is no longer just about running companies and organization efficiently. Ethics and Decision-Making for Sustainable Business Practices is a critical scholarly resource that examines issues of sustainability, ethics, governance, and cultural influence in the business world. Featuring coverage on a broad range of topics such as entrepreneurship,

Recommendation N 43 Sustainable Procurement

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  • Author : Economic Commission for Europe
  • Publisher : United Nations
  • Release : 02 May 2020
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Procurement usually prioritizes cost aspects; however, it is becoming increasingly important to consider an appropriate balance between financial, environmental and social considerations. This recommendation proposes an approach to both sustainable public-sector procurement as well as sustainable private-sector procurement. It provides key references in this area and offers a sample code of conduct in annex. The purpose of this document is to identify a minimal, common set of policies, standards and good practices that will allow buying corporations to comply with

Handbook of Sustainability Driven Business Strategies in Practice

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  • Author : Markovic, Stefan,Sancha, Cristina,Lindgreen, Adam
  • Publisher : Edward Elgar Publishing
  • Release : 07 December 2021
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Sustainability is a top priority for organizations and a key strategy in corporate agendas, but the effective deployment of any strategy demands that the strategy is consistent, functional, and aligned. This Handbook advocates sustainability strategies that encompass environmental, social, and economic dimensions at department-level.

Sustainable Procurement knowledge and practice towards sustainable development e Book

Sustainable Procurement  knowledge and practice towards sustainable development   e Book
  • Author : APPOLLONI ANDREA,CHENG WENJUAN
  • Publisher : G Giappichelli Editore
  • Release : 16 September 2021
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In recent decades, sustainability has become a goal to be achieved throughout the world; it is a direction into which efforts are to be put to solve the global challenges that people are facing today. The spectrum of Sustainable Goals is extensive and wide, ranging from poverty reduction, to human rights and equality of opportunity, and to environmental issues, such as biodiversity conservation, energy efficiency, climate mitigation and adaptation, and waste reduction (see, among others, UNEP, 2017 and UNOPS, 2017). The concept

Best Practices in Green Supply Chain Management

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  • Author : Sadia Samar Ali,Rajbir Kaur,Jose Antonio Marmolejo Saucedo
  • Publisher : Emerald Group Publishing
  • Release : 30 April 2019
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Best Practices in Green Supply Chain Management uses present case studies from the Indian and Mexican manufacturing industries to offer new insights on the challenges of integrating environmental awareness into supply chain management operations in developing countries.

Ethics and Sustainability in Global Supply Chain Management

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  • Author : Akkucuk, Ulas
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release : 21 December 2016
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Various industries in modern society can contribute to many different sustainable development initiatives. By implementing better processes for resource usage and its impacts, businesses can play a vital role in creating a cleaner environment. Ethics and Sustainability in Global Supply Chain Management is a comprehensive reference source for the latest scholarly material on organizational procedures and methods that ensure environmental sustainability, while maintaining effective production processes. Highlighting the most innovative topics and perspectives, such as life cycle costing, waste management,

Sustainable Supply Chains

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  • Author : Yann Bouchery,Charles J. Corbett,Jan C. Fransoo,Tarkan Tan
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 01 September 2016
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This book is primarily intended to serve as a research-based textbook on sustainable supply chains for graduate programs in Business, Management, Industrial Engineering, and Industrial Ecology, but it should also be of interest for researchers in the broader sustainable supply chain space, whether from the operations management and industrial engineering side or more from the industrial ecology and life-cycle assessment side. Finding efficient solutions towards a more sustainable supply chain is increasingly important for managers, but clearly this raise difficult

Business and Environmental Sustainability

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  • Author : Sigrun M. Wagner
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 19 July 2020
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Environmental sustainability is increasingly important to organisations, whether for regulatory, financial or ethical reasons. Business and Environmental Sustainability looks at the environmental aspect of sustainability for all organisations pursuing competitive advantage. The book provides theoretical foundations from science, economics, policy and strategy, introduces three environmental challenges (climate change, pollution and waste) and looks at how corporate functions can address these. This textbook provides a thorough foundation by introducing readers to the science, reasoning and theory behind environmental sustainability and then

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  • Author : Khosrow-Pour, Mehdi
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release : 02 February 2018
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In the age of corporate responsibility, green technology and sustainability continue to grip the consciousness of businesses. However, the development of appropriate business-driven green computing applications requires an awareness of the best practices of the green agenda. Green Computing Strategies for Competitive Advantage and Business Sustainability provides emerging research on maintaining an eco-friendly environment regarding cloud computing and promoting reusability. While highlighting competitive advantages, power consumption, and project evaluation, readers will learn about various techniques for reducing energy consumption in

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  • Author : Tom Worthington
  • Publisher : Tomw Communications Pty Ltd
  • Release : 20 May 2022
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This book is about how to reduce carbon emissions and achieve other environmental benefits by using computers and telecommunications technology. It is designed to be used within an online course for professionals, using mentored and collaborative learning techniques.