In view of the increasing quest for environmental management in businesses, this book provides a good reference to firms to understand how they may manage their supply chains to improve business and environmental performance. The book consists of six chapters covering such topics as environmental management, environmental management practices with supply chain efforts, collaborative environmental management, organizational capabilities in environmental management, environmental disclosure, and closed-loop supply chains. The book presents theory-driven discussions on the link between environmental management and business performance in the context of supply chain management. The book will be useful for firms to learn from the research findings and real-life cases to develop plans to implement environmental management practices jointly with supply chain partners.Apple introduced its new 17-inch MacBook Pro that is expected to last for five years instead of two years, while the battery life will last longer than the typical cycle for laptops. Apple is also successful in eliminating many harmful toxins in its anbsp;...
|Author||:||Christina W.Y. Wong, Kee-hung Lai, Y.H. Venus Lun, T. C. E. Cheng|
|Publisher||:||Springer - 2015-10-14|