- The board and environmental compliance. Petracca, Dean; Kalinosky, Thomas // Corporate Board;Sep/Oct95, Vol. 16 Issue 94, p12
Presents a number of high-level, open-ended questions that corporate directors can use to gauge the scope and sophistication of a company's environmental programs. Inclusion of environmental affairs oversight at the board level; Presence of an environmental management system; Use of...
- Driving toward sustainability. Truini, Joe // Waste News;3/18/2002, Vol. 7 Issue 24, p4
Focuses on the efforts of business leaders to endorse environmental responsibility to the business community in Vancouver, British Columbia. Emphasis on the Globe 2002 business conference; Awareness of companies on environmental issues; Implications of corporate social responsibility for...
- Responsible Responsible Care. Carter, Rick // Industrial Maintenance & Plant Operation;May2002, Vol. 63 Issue 5, p4
Editorial. Comments on the role of Responsible care in promoting world-class environmental tactics and community interaction for industries. Reasons for creating the program; Impact on the chemical industry; Incorporation of federal regulations into Responsible Care.
- So you really think industry alone is to blame for pollution? Timmins, Mike // Manager: British Journal of Administrative Management;Jan/Feb98, Issue 8, p20
Gives advice for managers on how they can raise environmental awareness among individuals related to their organizations. Minimizing the impact of the business operation on the environment; Efficient use of resources; Motivation of employees to make necessary changes; Reduce, reuse, recycle...
- Eco-efficiency: A licence to greenprint money? McLean, Vivienne // Management;Jun95, Vol. 42 Issue 5, p52
Offers New Zealand companies some guidelines for implementing environmental policies. Use of the booklet `Environmental Management Handbook for Small Businesses'; Services offered by Works Consultancy's Environmental Management Unit; Profile of the Workplace Pride program developed by the...
- SEA CHANGE. Jayne, Vicki // New Zealand Management;Sep2002, Vol. 49 Issue 8, p24
Discusses the responsibility of business establishments to protect the environment. Shift in the philosophy of doing business; Motivation behind the shift; Creation of a long-term goal to protect the environment. INSET: DO THE CHANGING RULE OF ENGAGEMENT MAKE MANAGEMENT HARDER?.
- Guidelines for Environmental Infection Control in Health-Care Facilities. Sehulster, Lynne; Chinn, Raymond Y.W. // MMWR: Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report;6/6/2003 Supplement, Vol. 52 Issue RR-10, p1
Examines previous guidelines and strategies for environmental infection control in health-care facilities. Parameters of the report; Information on the performance measurements; Rationale for recommendations.
- Texas producers get ready for annual TRI inventory. // Chemical Market Reporter;1/27/97, Vol. 251 Issue 4, p6
Reports on the plans of the US Environmental Protection Agency to issue its annual Toxic Release Inventory (TRI) report in March 1997. Concerns from Texas-based chemical producers on the public's reactions on the addition of 300 chemicals; Plans to hold seminars informing the public on what the...
- Industry, greens collide. Fairley, Peter // Chemical Week;9/17/1997, Vol. 159 Issue 35, p12
Focuses on the debate between U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and chemical industry over expanding the public's right to know about Toxics Release Inventory (TRI). Chemical industry's proposals; Ways proposed by activists to expand right-to-know beyond materials accounting.