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Author: DIANE Publishing Company
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: environmental, reduce, costs, performance, tool, auditing, useful, improve
Number of Pages: 97
Published: 1995-02-01
ISBN-10: 0788127446
ISBN-13: 9780788127441

Reports on the potential for federal agencies to improve their environmental performance & reduce costs by conducting environmental audits. Describes the experience of organizations that are leaders in environmental auditing; discusses the extent to which federal agencies use environmental auditing & the benefits that could accrue from its wider use, & identifies obstacles & disincentives to the more effective use of environmental auditing by these agencies. Includes EPA, Energy & the Defense Dept.

Author: Nlandu Mamingi
Publisher: World Bank Publications
Keywords: matter, news, performance, environmental, firms
Number of Pages: 20
Published: 2006

"The empirical literature on environmental performance or compliance has followed two strands: one based on the impact of formal regulation as a means of inducing better environmental performance, and another centered on the role of informal regulation which mainly emphasizes the role of communities and capital markets. The authors analyze the impact of environmental news in print media on firms' environmental performance. Using data from a survey of industrial facilities in the Republic of Korea, probit estimation results indicate that the publication of environmental news in print media and

Author: OECD
Publisher: OECD Publishing
Keywords: reviews, oecd, performance, environmental, greece
Number of Pages: 292
Published: 2010-03-15
ISBN-10: 9264061339
ISBN-13: 9789264061330

OECD's comprehensive review of Greece's environmental programs and policies, covering air and water management, nature and biodiversity, sustainable development, the environment-economy interface, the environment-social interface, and international commitments. The review includes relevant statistical information as well as a series of recommendations for strengthening environmental infrastructure, implementing environmental policy and integrating environmental concerns into economic decisions.

Author: Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Develop
Publisher: OECD Publishing
Keywords: turkey, reviews, performance, environmental, oecd
Number of Pages: 241
Published: 2008-12
ISBN-10: 9264049150
ISBN-13: 9789264049154

This book is part of the OECD Environmental Performance Reviews Programme, which conducts peer reviews of environmental conditions and progress in each member country. It scrutinises the country's efforts to meet both domestic objectives and international commitments. The analyses presented are supported by a broad range of economic and environmental data and lead to recommendations for further environmental and sustainable development progress. A first cycle of Environmental Performance Reviews, covering all member countries, was completed in 2000. The second cycle focuses on environmental ma

Author: Environmental Action Programme for Central and Eas
Publisher: World Bank Publications
Keywords: ministerial, endorsed, document, conference, lucerne, april, switzerland, version, abridged, central, programme, action, eastern, europe, priorities, setting, environmental
Number of Pages: 143
Published: 1998
ISBN-10: 0821331795
ISBN-13: 9780821331798

A Report for the Environmental Action Programme for Central and Eastern Europe. Despite efforts by Central and Eastern European (CEE) countries to tackle environmental problems, there are still a number of serious environmental problems that requir

Author: Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Develop
Publisher: OECD Publishing
Keywords: corporate, responses, incentives, policy, environment, business
Number of Pages: 119
Published: 2007-04-16
ISBN-10: 9264026207
ISBN-13: 9789264026209

This publication summarises the results of an OECD project which collected and analysed data from over 4,000 businesses in seven OECD countries, focusing on environmental policy management. Issues considered include: the role of 'flexible' policy instruments in encouraging clean production strategies and environmental research and development; the effectiveness of different environmental policy incentives on the introduction of environmental management systems and tools; and the relationship between environmental and commercial performance.

Author: United States, Environmental Protection Agency
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: justice, evaluation, environmental, issues, communities, report, address, partnerships, collaborative, model, towards
Number of Pages: 100
Published: 2003
ISBN-10: 1428900187
ISBN-13: 9781428900189
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