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The Resource Green business : an A-to-Z guide, general editor Nevin Cohen

Green business : an A-to-Z guide, general editor Nevin Cohen

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Green business : an A-to-Z guide
Title
Green business
Title remainder
an A-to-Z guide
Statement of responsibility
general editor Nevin Cohen
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This volume provides an overview of key principles, approaches, strategies, and tools that businesses have used to reduce environmental impacts and contribute to sustainability. Entries reflect the expertise of scholars and practitioners from varied fields and provide references to other entries as well as citations for further reading. The editors have also included photos, hyperlinks, cross references, and a resource guide
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DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HD30.255
LC item number
.G734 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
The SAGE reference series on green society
Green business : an A-to-Z guide, general editor Nevin Cohen
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Green business : an A-to-Z guide, general editor Nevin Cohen
Publication
Note
  • Contains errata - pages 99-105
  • Temporarily relocated from ARCH to Folsom - 7/2015
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 547-551) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • About the editors -- Introduction -- Reader's guide -- List of articles -- List of contributors -- Green business chronology -- Articles A to Z -- Green business glossary -- Green business resource guide -- Green business appendix -- Index
  • Abatement -- Appropriate technology -- Balanced scorecard -- Best available control technology -- Best management practices -- Bio-based material -- Biofuels -- Biological resource management -- Biomimicry -- Bioremediation -- Biotechnology -- Blended value -- Body shop, the -- Bottom of the pyramid -- British Telecom -- Brownfield redevelopment -- Carbon footprint -- Carbon neutral -- Carbon sequestration -- Carbon trading -- Cause-related marketing -- Ceres principles -- Certification -- Clean fuels -- Clean production -- Clean technology -- Closed-loop supply chain -- Cogeneration -- Compliance -- Conservation -- Coopetition -- Core competencies -- Corporate social responsibility -- Cost-benefit analysis -- Cradle-to-cradle -- Demand-side management -- Dematerialization -- Deposit systems -- Design for environment -- Discounting -- Distributed energy -- Dow Jones Sustainability Index -- Ecoeffectiveness -- Ecoefficiency -- Ecoindustrial park -- Ecolabels -- Ecological economics -- Ecological footprint -- Economic value added -- Ecosystem services -- Ecotourism -- Emissions trading -- Energy performance contracting -- Energy service company -- Environmental accounting -- Environmental assessment -- Environmental audit -- Environmental economics -- Environmental impact statement -- Environmental indicators -- Environmental justice -- Environmentally preferable purchasing -- Environmental management system -- Environmental marketing -- Environmental risk assessment -- Environmental services -- Equator principles -- E-waste management -- Exposure assessment -- Extended producer responsibility -- Extended product responsibility -- Externalities -- Factor four and factor ten -- Fair trade -- General electric (GE) -- Genuine progress indicator -- Global reporting initiative -- Global Sullivan principles -- Green building -- Green chemistry -- Green-collar jobs -- Green design -- Green retailing -- Green technology -- Greenwashing -- Gross national happiness -- Herman Miller -- Ikea -- Industrial ecology -- Industrial metabolism -- Industrial nutrients -- Informational regulation -- Integrated bottom line -- Integrated pest management -- International Organization for Standardization -- ISO 14000 -- ISO 19011 -- Leadership in green business -- Life cycle analysis -- Lifestyles of health and sustainability (LOHAS) -- Material input per service unit (MIPS) -- Maximum achievable control technology -- National income and product accounts -- National priorities list -- Natural capital -- Natural step -- Newman's Own Organics -- New source review -- Organic -- Patagonia -- Persistent pollutants -- Pollution offsets -- Pollution prevention -- Precautionary principle -- Quantitative risk assessment -- Recycling, business of -- Remanufacturing -- Resource management -- Responsible sourcing -- Restoration -- Reverse logistics -- Right to know -- Sainsbury's -- Service design -- Seventh generation -- Six Sigma -- Smart energy -- Smart growth -- Social entrepreneurship -- Socially responsible investing -- Social marketing -- Social return on investment -- Steady state economy -- Stewardship -- Stonyfield Farm -- SunEdison -- Superfund -- Supply chain management -- Sustainability -- Sustainable design -- Sustainable development -- Systems thinking -- Take back -- Tesco -- Toxics release inventory -- Toyota -- Transparency -- Triple bottom line -- Upcycle -- Value chain -- Voluntary standards -- Waitrose -- Waste reduction
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Extent
xxvi, 585 pages
Isbn
9781412996846
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Lccn
2011002870
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Media MARC source
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