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

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 : 15 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 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

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 September 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

Green Supply Chain Management

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  • 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

The Truth About Green Business

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  • Publisher : Que Publishing
  • Release : 29 May 2009
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Everything you need to know to green your business and grow your profit. • The truth about what climate change means for your business • The truth about running lean and green • The truth about future proofing your business Simply the best thinking THE TRUTH AND NOTHING BUT THE TRUTH This book reveals 52 PROVEN GREEN STRATEGIES and bite-size, easy-to-use techniques that get results. “This little book is inspiring in its range and practicality—not just for CEOs, but for every member of

Recommendation N 43 Sustainable Procurement

Recommendation N  43   Sustainable Procurement
  • 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

The Business of Sustainability

The Business of Sustainability
  • Author : Scott G. McNall,James C. Hershauer,George Basile
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release : 18 June 2021
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This three-volume set is a landmark comprehensive overview of the business of sustainability, providing 56 separate chapters from leaders in business, non-profit organizations, and from within the academic and policy world. * Contributions from more than 70 authors recognized for their work in sustainability * Several chapters with systemic frameworks * Numerous case studies demonstrating successful approaches by industry innovators * 55 figures with models and steps for analyses * A bibliography with each chapter

Sustainable Procurement in Supply Chain Operations

Sustainable Procurement in Supply Chain Operations
  • Author : Sachin K. Mangla
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 18 June 2021
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Sustainable Procurement is an emerging concept in supply chain and operations management. Manufacturing industries have made improvements in moving from cost-based to quality-based, and customer-focused supply chain management strategies. This is becoming an integrated component in the supply chain system, with players becoming aware of the regulations and needs of the customer. It is imperative for production firms to look at the procurement activity as one of the strategic enablers for sustaining the business in the competitive global environment. This

Greening Business

Greening Business
  • Author : Ian Worthington
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 18 June 2021
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The book focuses on why, when and how businesses have responded to the growing pressures to improve on their environmental performance. Using a wealth of international research and supported by numerous examples of current practice including case studies of well-known firms, it examines the varied and contested nature of business responses and the competing claims over the business case for corporate greening. It illustrates how environmental protection hasincreasingly become a business issue at both the strategic and operational level for

Sustainability and Organizational Change Management

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  • Author : Stewart Clegg,João Amaro de Matos
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 02 October 2017
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There is no bigger challenge for organizational change management in the contemporary world than achieving greater sustainability. The challenges associated with sustainable development are multifaceted, including criteria pertaining to the delivery of environmental, social, ethical and economic results. Creating sustainable value requires companies to address issues that relate to pollution and waste, created by industrialization; to respond in a transparent manner to the challenges increasingly raised by the civil society, namely NGOs; to invest in emerging technologies that provide innovative

Green Production Strategies for Sustainability

Green Production Strategies for Sustainability
  • Author : Tsai, Sang-Binge,Liu, Bin,Li, Yongian
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release : 30 November 2017
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When generating electronic products, manufacturing enterprises are producing pollution and waste that is harmful to the environment. As a result of this increasing event, green production has become a valuable research topic. Green Production Strategies for Sustainability is an essential reference source for the latest empirical research and relevant theoretical frameworks on creating profit through environmentally friendly operating processes. Including coverage on a range of topics such as corporate social responsibility, environmental performance, and green supply chain, this book is

Sustainable Logistics and Supply Chain Management

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  • Author : David B. Grant,Alexander Trautrims,Chee Yew Wong
  • Publisher : Kogan Page Publishers
  • Release : 03 September 2013
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Sustainable Logistics and Supply Chain Management is the essential guide to the principles and practices of sustainable logistics operations and the responsible management of the entire supply chain. It offers practitioners and students the required understanding of sustainability science as well as an understanding of sustainability as it affects the supply chain. Examining the subject in an integrated manner and from a holistic perspective, it examines all the key areas, including: product design; procurement; cleaner production; freight transport; warehousing and

Strategic Management of Sustainable Manufacturing Operations

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  • Author : Dubey, Rameshwar
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release : 11 May 2016
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As companies and organizations continue to grow economically, it has become pertinent to also implement business and management practices that help relieve environmental and social stressors created by manufacturing processes. Strategic Management of Sustainable Manufacturing Operations features an inclusive overview of various management practices that contribute to the sustainability efforts of an organization. Highlighting successful techniques being implemented and utilized by different companies, this publication is an essential reference source for researchers, academics, consultants, policy makers, and practitioners interested in

Purchasing Power

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  • Author : Lisa Mastny,Thomas Prugh
  • Publisher : Worldwatch Inst
  • Release : 18 June 2021
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Through the things that they buy, large institutions wield great influence over the future of our planet. Nearly every institutional purchase, from office paper to buildings, entails hidden costs for the natural environment and the world's people. Shifting just a portion of that spending away from harmful goods and services to more environmentally friendly alternatives can benefit ecosystems and communities, save money, and send a powerful message to markets on behalf of more sustainable options. Although not a panacea, harnessing