By Topic

Validating an environmental performance improvement model for large and small companies

Sign In

Cookies must be enabled to login.After enabling cookies , please use refresh or reload or ctrl+f5 on the browser for the login options.

Formats Non-Member Member
$33 $13
Learn how you can qualify for the best price for this item!
Become an IEEE Member or Subscribe to
IEEE Xplore for exclusive pricing!
close button

puzzle piece

IEEE membership options for an individual and IEEE Xplore subscriptions for an organization offer the most affordable access to essential journal articles, conference papers, standards, eBooks, and eLearning courses.

Learn more about:

IEEE membership

IEEE Xplore subscriptions

2 Author(s)
D. M. Hussey ; Gaylord Nelson Inst. of Environ. Studies, Wisconsin Univ., Madison, WI, USA ; P. D. Eagan

Engaging large and small businesses to comply with environmental regulations and improve environmental performance is important if we want to solve pressing environmental problems. The ability to test and validate an environmental performance model that applies to companies of all sizes is needed. This paper describes a method for validating a Baldrige-based, environmental performance model. This model can assist businesses in achieving beyond compliance environmental improvements. Once validated, the model can also be adapted to monitor environmental performance internally and throughout the supply chain. The model could be used by regulatory organizations to provide incentives to companies that have beyond compliance environmental programs.

Published in:

Electronics and the Environment, 2003. IEEE International Symposium on

Date of Conference:

19-22 May 2003