Green Public Procurement Strategies for Environmental Sustainability

Written By Shakya, Rajesh Kumar
Green Public Procurement Strategies for Environmental Sustainability
  • Publsiher : IGI Global
  • Release : 22 February 2019
  • ISBN : 1522570845
  • Pages : 228 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Green Public Procurement Strategies for Environmental Sustainability written by Shakya, Rajesh Kumar which was release on 22 February 2019, this book published by IGI Global. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: 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 Procurement Strategies for Environmental Sustainability provides innovative insights on the adoption and implementation of green public procurement for sustainable practice in order to contribute to environmental protection. The content within this publication examines climate change, sustainable development, and document analysis and is designed for policymakers, environmentalists, managers, suppliers, development agencies, government officials, academicians, researchers, students, and professionals.

Green Public Procurement Strategies for Environmental Sustainability

Green Public Procurement Strategies for Environmental Sustainability
  • Author : Shakya, Rajesh Kumar
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2019-02-22
  • Total pages : 228
  • ISBN : 1522570845
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Summary : 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 ...

Sustainable Procurement in Supply Chain Operations

Sustainable Procurement in Supply Chain Operations
  • Author : Sachin K. Mangla,Sunil Luthra,Suresh Kumar Jakhar,Anil Kumar,Nripendra P. Rana
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2019-05-31
  • Total pages : 502
  • ISBN : 1522570845
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Summary : 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 ...

Sustainable Logistics and Supply Chain Management

Sustainable Logistics and Supply Chain Management
  • Author : David B. Grant,Chee Yew Wong,Alexander Trautrims
  • Publisher : Kogan Page
  • Release Date : 2017
  • Total pages : 304
  • ISBN : 1522570845
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Summary : Provides a comprehensive guide to the principles and practices of sustainable logistics operations and responsible management of the entire supply chain....

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 Date : 2012-09-27
  • Total pages : 72
  • ISBN : 1522570845
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Summary : 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 ...

The Truth About Green Business

The Truth About Green Business
  • Author : Gil Friend
  • Publisher : Que Publishing
  • Release Date : 2009-05-29
  • Total pages : 240
  • ISBN : 1522570845
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Summary : 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 ...

Energy and Water Development Appropriations for 2011

Energy and Water Development Appropriations for 2011
  • Author : United States. Congress. House. Committee on Appropriations. Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2010
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 1522570845
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Summary : Download or read online Energy and Water Development Appropriations for 2011 written by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Appropriations. Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development, published by which was released on 2010. Get Energy and Water Development Appropriations for 2011 Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Sustainability Innovation and Procurement

Sustainability  Innovation and Procurement
  • Author : Sachin Kumar Mangla,Sunil Luthra
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2019-11-07
  • Total pages : 98
  • ISBN : 1522570845
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Summary : Sustainable procurement is the pursuit of sustainable development objectives through the purchasing and supply process, while balancing environmental, social, and economic objectives. This book will help readers develop new contemporary knowledge about frameworks, innovative tools and techniques to achieve sustainability in public as well as private procurement practices. The book ...

The Green to Gold Business Playbook

The Green to Gold Business Playbook
  • Author : Daniel C. Esty,P.J. Simmons
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2011-04-08
  • Total pages : 464
  • ISBN : 1522570845
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Summary : "Implement the green strategies outlined in Dan Esty's and Andrew Winston’s bestseller Green to Gold" Hard-nosed business advice for gaining competitive advantage through sustainability action in buildings and operations, information technology, product design, sourcing, manufacturing, logistics and transportation, marketing, accounting, and other key business functions Whether you are a ...

Sustainable Workplaces 2008 special report

Sustainable Workplaces 2008  special report
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Workplace Law Group
  • Release Date : 2021-04-11
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 1522570845
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Summary : Download or read online Sustainable Workplaces 2008 special report written by , published by Workplace Law Group which was released on . Get Sustainable Workplaces 2008 special report Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Purchasing Power

Purchasing Power
  • Author : Lisa Mastny,Thomas Prugh
  • Publisher : Worldwatch Inst
  • Release Date : 2003
  • Total pages : 71
  • ISBN : 1522570845
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Summary : 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 ...

Sustainable Practices Concepts Methodologies Tools and Applications

Sustainable Practices  Concepts  Methodologies  Tools  and Applications
  • Author : Management Association, Information Resources
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2013-12-31
  • Total pages : 1872
  • ISBN : 1522570845
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Summary : "This reference explores some of the most recent developments in sustainability, delving into topics beyond environmental science to cover issues of sustainable economic, political, and social development"--Provided by publisher....

Environmental Sustainability in Asian Logistics and Supply Chains

Environmental Sustainability in Asian Logistics and Supply Chains
  • Author : Xiaohong Liu
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2018-07-12
  • Total pages : 276
  • ISBN : 1522570845
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Summary : This book gathers together invited presentations from the 12th International Congress on Logistics and SCM Systems (ICLS2017) held in Beijing, China, August 20–23, 2017. The focus of the ICLS2017 was environmental sustainability in logistics and supply chains, particularly in the Asia-Pacific region. It addressed a variety of themes in the domains of ...

Green Logistics

Green Logistics
  • Author : Alan McKinnon,Michael Browne,Anthony Whiteing
  • Publisher : Kogan Page Publishers
  • Release Date : 2012-12-03
  • Total pages : 416
  • ISBN : 1522570845
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Summary : As concern for the environment rises, companies must take more account of the external costs of logistics associated mainly with climate change, air pollution, noise, vibration and accidents. Green Logistics analyzes the environmental consequences of logistics and how to deal with them. Written by a leading team of logistics academics, ...

Energy and Water Development Appropriations for 2013 Dept of Energy Environmental management legacy management FY 2013 budget Energy efficiency and renewable energy fossil energy electricity delivery and energy reliability FY 2013 budget Science Loan Guarantee Program and ARPA E FY 2013 budget

Energy and Water Development Appropriations for 2013  Dept  of Energy  Environmental management  legacy management FY 2013 budget  Energy efficiency and renewable energy  fossil energy  electricity delivery and energy reliability FY 2013 budget  Science  Loan Guarantee Program and ARPA E  FY 2013 budget
  • Author : United States. Congress. House. Committee on Appropriations. Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2013
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 1522570845
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Summary : Download or read online Energy and Water Development Appropriations for 2013 Dept of Energy Environmental management legacy management FY 2013 budget Energy efficiency and renewable energy fossil energy electricity delivery and energy reliability FY 2013 budget Science Loan Guarantee Program and ARPA E FY 2013 budget written by United States. Congress. House. Committee on ...

Green Production Strategies for Sustainability

Green Production Strategies for Sustainability
  • Author : Tsai, Sang-Binge,Liu, Bin,Li, Yongian
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2017-11-30
  • Total pages : 325
  • ISBN : 1522570845
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Summary : 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 ...