6. Implementing Sustainable Development: Decision-Support Approaches and Tools

  1. Beth Beloff,
  2. Marianne Lines and
  3. Dicksen Tanzil
  1. Dicksen Tanzil17,
  2. Beth R Beloff17,
  3. David J C Constable1,
  4. Alan Curzons1,
  5. Ailsa Duncan1,
  6. Concepcion Jiménez-Gonzaález1,
  7. Virginia L Cunningham1,
  8. Ernst Schwanhold2,
  9. Karina Funk3,
  10. Pamela Cohen Kalafut4,
  11. Jonathan Low4,
  12. Lise Laurin5,
  13. Greg Norris6,
  14. Matthew Retoske7,
  15. Mitchell Mathis8,
  16. Karen L Coyne CPEA, Certified Professional Environmental Auditor9,
  17. Neil Smith10,
  18. Paul Scarbrough10,
  19. Brad Verrico11,
  20. Rainer Ochsenkuehn12,
  21. Jeff Weinrach13,
  22. Stephanie Meyer14,
  23. Thomas C Pasztor15,
  24. Scott Berger16 and
  25. Joan Bigham10

Published Online: 12 OCT 2005

DOI: 10.1002/047175613X.ch6

Transforming Sustainability Strategy into Action: The Chemical Industry

Transforming Sustainability Strategy into Action: The Chemical Industry

How to Cite

Tanzil, D., Beloff, B. R., Constable, D. J. C., Curzons, A., Duncan, A., Jiménez-Gonzaález, C., Cunningham, V. L., Schwanhold, E., Funk, K., Cohen Kalafut, P., Low, J., Laurin, L., Norris, G., Retoske, M., Mathis, M., Coyne, K. L., Smith, N., Scarbrough, P., Verrico, B., Ochsenkuehn, R., Weinrach, J., Meyer, S., Pasztor, T. C., Berger, S. and Bigham, J. (2005) Implementing Sustainable Development: Decision-Support Approaches and Tools, in Transforming Sustainability Strategy into Action: The Chemical Industry (eds B. Beloff, M. Lines and D. Tanzil), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/047175613X.ch6

Editor Information

  1. BRIDGES to Sustainability, Houston, TX, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    GlaxoSmithKline, USA

  2. 2

    BASF Aktiengesellschaft, USA

  3. 3

    Massachusetts Renewable Energy Trust, USA

  4. 4

    Predictiv, USA

  5. 5

    EarthShift, USA

  6. 6

    Sylvatica, USA

  7. 7

    BRIDGES to Sustainability, USA

  8. 8

    Houton Advanced Research Centre (HARC), USA

  9. 9

    CoVeris, Inc., USA

  10. 10

    SmithOBrien, USA

  11. 11

    Verrico Associates, USA

  12. 12

    First Environment, Inc., USA

  13. 13

    New Mexico Environment Department, USA

  14. 14

    Stratos Inc., USA

  15. 15

    PotashCorp, USA

  16. 16

    American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE), USA

  17. 17

    BRIDGES to Sustainability, Houston, TX, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 12 OCT 2005
  2. Published Print: 16 SEP 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471644453

Online ISBN: 9780471756132

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Keywords:

  • sustainability indicators and metrics;
  • evolution towards sustainability metrics;
  • eco-efficiency analysis and BASF

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Assessing Impacts: Indicators and Metrics

  • Assessing Values: Costs and Benefits

  • Auditing Sustainability Performance

  • Reporting Sustainability Performance: Latest Trends in Corporate Reporting, New Tools, and Practices

  • Security and Sustainability

  • Building Corporate Social Responsibility

  • References