Sustainable Development: The Technology Management Implications and Opportunities
To the Chief Technology Officer (CTO) and the technology management group in your company, sustainable development may appear to be someone else's challenge. But appearances can be deceiving.
The Role of Metrics in Sustainable Development: A Progress Report
Companies that have embarked on sustainable development initiatives recognize that measuring progress is critical to success.
A Competitive Framework for Environmental, Health, and Safety Management
Business pressures are rapidly reshaping how environmental, health, and safety (EHS) managers and their organisations serve companies.
Environmental, Health, and Safety Auditing: Meeting New Expectations for Delivering Value
Companies first began to audit their activities for environmental, health, and safety issues in the 1970s.
Strategy, Corporate finance, Sustainability
The Environmental Challenge of Going Global
Conventional wisdom holds that as transnational companies expand into new sites and markets, they leave behind North America's and Northern Europe's stringent environmental, health, and safety performance requirements. The reality is quite different.
Sustainable Development: A Path for Getting Closer to Customers
Long–term, profitable growth is becoming increasingly difficult to create. Products that once occupied secure niches are becoming commoditized. Brands in areas as disparate as automobiles and electronics are losing their power to retain customers.
Environmental Performance and Business Success - The Electrolux Experience
"Environmental protection is a question of long–term survival for individuals, companies, and society. Activities must be adapted to nature's own limitations in terms of resource use and pollution.