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Profit centers in industrial ecology : the business executive's approach to the environment

Author: Ronald S Smith
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Quorum Books, 1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Complying with environmental protection laws need not punch a hole in a firm's bottom line. Smith shows that compliance can be profitable. He provides corporate executives with easily accessed data and analyses of the theory of environmental management systems (EMS), and in doing so covers the major environmental concerns worrying corporate America. The result is a practical guide to the tools of environmental  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Case studies
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ronald S Smith
ISBN: 1567202098 9781567202090
OCLC Number: 38557252
Description: xii, 275 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: 1. Overview of U.S. Environmental Regulation --
2. Pollution Prevention --
3. Workplace Environment --
4. Environmental Management Systems --
5. On-Site Case Studies, Environmental Management --
App. I. Major U.S. Environmental Regulations --
App. II. Waste Exchanges.
Responsibility: Ronald S. Smith, Jr.

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