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Enhancing supply chain performance with environmental cost information

Enhancing supply chain performance with environmental cost information

examples from Commonwealth Edison, Andersen Corporation, and Ashland Chemical.

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Published by U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Pollution Prevention and Toxics in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Business logistics.,
  • Industrial management -- Environmental aspects.,
  • Production management -- Environmental aspects.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesExamples from Commonwealth Edison, Andersen Corporation, and Ashland Chemical.
    ContributionsUnited States. Environmental Protection Agency. Office of Pollution Prevention and Toxics.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination52 p.
    Number of Pages52
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17718360M

    Areas of social responsibility in supply chains Supply Chain Management is a process comprised of several distinct but interconnected functions and activities. Internal and external transportation management, warehousing, inventory management, acquisition management, logistics service providers management, resource management, packaging and Cited by: 1. Sustainable Supply Chain Management Practices and Operational Performance vironmental regulations on the cost of operations in the electricity utilities industry and found a similar effect- environmental regulations were associated with a decline in industry productivity. There is also a body of research that suggests a posi-File Size: KB.

    In business and finance, supply chain is a system of organizations, people, activities, information, and resources involved in supplying a product or service to a consumer. Supply chain activities involve the transformation of natural resources, raw materials, and components into a finished product that is delivered to the customer. In sophisticated supply chain systems, used products may re. Final Technical Assessment - Enhancing Government Effectiveness for Improved Public Services - P (English)Author: Keith W. Mclean.

    supply chain poses, but also because of the many rewards supply chain sustainability can deliver. Indeed, sustainable supply chain management can be a strong driver of value and success – for business as much as for society. By spreading good business prac-tices around the globe, it has enormous potential to contribute toFile Size: 1MB. Enhancing Information Flow in a Retail Supply Chain Using RFID and the EPC Network: A Proof-of-Concept Approach Samuel Fosso Wamba1 and Harold Boeck2 1 École Polytechnique de Montréal, [email protected] 2 Université de Sherbrooke, @


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A construction supply chain (CSC) is an important processAuthor: Gamze Tatlici, Begum Sertyesilisik. This study extends the developing body of literature on supply chain integration (SCI), which is the degree to which a manufacturer strategically collaborates with its supply chain partners and collaboratively manages intra- and inter-organizational processes, in order to achieve effective and efficient flows of products and services, information, money and decisions, to provide maximum value Cited by: In order to improve green performance and achieve sustainability goals, food companies see the need to adopt green supply chain management.

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Supply chain efficiency and cost reduction programs will not fully succeed unless managers consider critical environmen-tal, health, and safety activities. These steps. Supply chain performance related with partnership with criteria of information sharing rate, cost savings between buyer and seller, mutual cooperation towards quality improvement, supplier.

Introduction. A critical aspect of successfully managing the supply chain lies in measuring and monitoring information about its key operational and performance parameters (e.g.

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This study attempts to find out what the traditional supply chain is Author: Kishore Bhattacharjee. In fact, the goals of supply chain management and EHS are aligned in many ways - building value for the enterprise through continuous improvement in operational efficiency, business continuity, and external relationships.

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Sustainability is gaining interest among academics and practitioners due to increased stakeholder awareness of environmental and social issues.

However, relatively little research has been conducted on the extent to which firms have integrated social sustainability aspects into the management of their supply chains in emerging by: With increase in environmental concerns during the past decade, a consensus is growing that environmental pollution issues accompanying industrial development should be addressed together with supply chain management, thereby contributing to green supply chain management (GSCM) (Sheu et al., ).Thus, it is inferred that GSCM practice can be viewed as the primary strategy capable of.

The use of information technology (IT) is considered a prerequisite for the effective control of today’s complex supply chains. Because, today companies are often not considered independent entities, but parts of multi-company, multi-echelon networks, i.e.

supply chains, delivering goods and services to. Information access across the supply chain is a key requirement for supply chain agility.

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The book contains short practical cases to explain the decision-making process with respect to manufacturing decisions and inventory management, both of which are critical for supply chain performance.