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Main Title The lean and green supply chain : a practical guide for materials managers and supply chain managers to reduce costs and improve environmental performance /
Author McDaniel, Jeff S. ; Fiksel, J.
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Fiksel, Joseph.
CORP Author Battelle Memorial Inst., Columbus, OH.;Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Pollution, Prevention, and Toxics.
Publisher U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Pollution Prevention and Toxics,
Year Published 2000
Report Number EPA 742-R-00-001; EPA-68-D5-0008; EPA-68-W-99-033
Stock Number PB2000-104505
OCLC Number 44441037
Subjects Business logistics ; Supply and demand ; Inventory control ; Performance ; Process control ; Organizational effectiveness
Additional Subjects United States--Environmental Protection Agency--Office of Pollution Prevention and Toxics ; Inventory control ; Supply management ; Procurement ; Environmental impact assessments ; Environmental protection ; Decision making ; Cost benefit analysis ; Life cycle costs ; Accounting ; Guidelines ; Supply chains ; Materials management ; Materials tracking ; Pollution prevention
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Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EJBD  EPA 742-R-00-001 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 12/30/2013
ELBD ARCHIVE EPA 742-R-00-001 Received from HQ AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 10/04/2023
ELBD  EPA 742-R-00-001 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 08/25/2000
ESAD  EPA 742-R-00-001 Region 10 Library/Seattle,WA 06/30/2000
NTIS  PB2000-104505 Some EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. 07/26/2022
Collation 48 p. : maps, charts.
The purpose of this guidebook is to demonstrate the opportunities for improving both financial and environmental performance and to briefly review specific tools and methods. The Introduction presents some of the most significant opportunities for simultaneously improving environmental and financial performance; In Environmental Costs and Benefits, problems of traditional accounting systems are described and environmental costs and benefits are delineated; The Decision-Making Framework defines the four-step process to improve environmental accounting efforts; The Materials Management Success Story illustrates some of the benefits achieved and specific actions taken by one leading company; The Conclusion summarizes the four-step approach to improving financial and environmental performance; The Glossary, Bibliography, and References explain important terms and provide additional sources of information.
"June 1999." "EPA 742-R-00-001." Includes bibliographical references. Prepared by Battelle Memorial Institute.