The Sustainability Handbook covers all the challenges, complexities and benefits of sustainability for businesses, governments and other organizations. It provides a blueprint for how organizations can reach or exceed economic, social and environmental excellence. It offers a host of practical approaches and tools including a model sustainability policy for organizations, summaries of sustainability codes and tips on selecting them, an extensive collection of metrics and a wealth of supplementary reference material. This is the essential reference for every organization in pursuit of sustainability.One company that knows what it takes to produce a successful green product is Whirlpool Corporation. ... The problem was the refrigerator size specified for the contest was only sufficient for households of modest size and means; it wasna#39;t large enoughformostfamilies. ... Said Whirlpool executive Tom Catania: Unlike the SERP refrigerator, with our Duet washer-dryer units we were able to come up withanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Sustainability Handbook|
|Author||:||William R. Blackburn|
|Publisher||:||Earthscan - 2012|