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The Resource Sustainability Decoded : How to Unlock Profit Through the Value Chain

Sustainability Decoded : How to Unlock Profit Through the Value Chain

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Sustainability Decoded : How to Unlock Profit Through the Value Chain
Title
Sustainability Decoded
Title remainder
How to Unlock Profit Through the Value Chain
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Language
eng
Summary
Sustainability Decoded' is a business book that provides a no-nonsense, profitable means to practice sustainability. It is the only book of its kind that starts with the value chain and identifies where and how you can integrate sustainability into the stations along that chain
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MiAaPQ
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
DoShorts
Series volume
v.1
Sustainability Decoded : How to Unlock Profit Through the Value Chain
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Sustainability Decoded : How to Unlock Profit Through the Value Chain
Link
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Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Title Page -- Copyright -- Doshorts -- Abstract -- About the Author -- Acknowledgments -- Who Can Use This Book -- 1 Introduction - Do Good, Make Good -- The value chain -- How to use this book -- 2 Corporate Governance and Corporate Responsibility -- Corporate governance: Keeping it real -- What makes sustainability stick? -- About a code of conduct . . . -- Which code? -- Your sustainability code of conduct -- When it is time? The Sustainability Matrix decision tool -- 3 Financial Accounting and Triple Bottom Line Accounting -- Financial accounting straight up -- Measure, manage, measure -- Triple bottom line accounting: What is it and who is doing it? -- What do you measure? -- Your company and the triple bottom line -- 4 Marketing and Sales and Eco-Labels -- For your information -- Targets and segments -- Eco-labels: Does this mean you're green? -- Greenwashing - Managing the risks -- Dolphins, sea lions and the eco-labels -- Eco-Label Graphic Matrix -- Tips for use -- 5 Procurement and Natural Resource-Based Procurement -- Direct and indirect -- Green procurement -- Stepping up -- Sustainability ratios -- 6 Operations and Life Cycle Analysis -- Operations - Profit in the short term, profit in the long term -- The granddaddy of management -- The most important ingredient -- Life cycle analysis and productivity -- Efficiency and life cycle analysis -- LCA Grid -- 7 A Case Study: A Look at a Company in the Goods Industry - Patagonia -- Corporate governance and corporate responsibility -- Accounting and the triple bottom line -- Marketing & sales and eco-labels -- Procurement/natural resource based procurement -- Operations and life cycle analysis -- Logistics and local economies -- Service and reduce, reuse, recycle, redesign -- Information technology and green buildings -- Human resources and work-life balance
  • Research & development and biomimicry -- 8 Logistics and Local Suppliers -- Logistics: Right time, right place . . . -- Logistics and sustainability -- Local economies -- The local multiplier -- The Local-Global Scorecard -- 9 Service and Reduce, Reuse, Recycle -- Customer service -- Where marketing ends and service begins -- Customer service and sustainability -- Reduce, reuse, recycle -- Zero waste -- The Redesign Card -- 10 IT and Green Building -- IT is . . . -- The world runs on IT -- Sustainability and IS -- Connecting the ephemeral and the concrete -- The Green IT Checklist -- 11 Case Study: A Look at a Company in the Service Industry - One PacificCoast Bank -- Corporate governance and corporate responsibility -- Accounting and the triple bottom line -- Marketing & sales and eco-labels -- Procurement/natural resource based procurement -- Operations and life cycle analysis -- Logistics and local economies -- Service and reduce, reuse, recycle, redesign -- Information technology and green buildings -- Human resources and work-life balance -- Research & development and biomimicry -- 12 Human Resources and Work-Life Balance -- Human resources -- The sustainability already in HR: Training and education -- Green teams -- Diversity and equal opportunity -- Health and safety -- Work-life balance -- Values -- Getting to your values -- The Balanced Scorecard for Life -- 13 R&D and Biomimcry -- Research & development -- Where the rubber meets the road in sustainability R&D -- Biomimicry -- The Biomimcry Backwards Forwards Tool -- 14 Conclusion -- On change -- Three tactics -- It's not easy being green -- Notes and References
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Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (109 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781909293595
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
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