Error title
Some error text about your books and stuff.
Close
The Industrial Green Game Implications for Environmental Design and Management cover
  • ISBN: 9780309052948
  • ISBN10: 0309052947

The Industrial Green Game Implications for Environmental Design and Management

by National Academy of Engineering

  • List Price: $47.95
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Natl Academy Pr
  • Publish date: 08/01/1997
used Add to Cart $5.62
You save: 88%
Marketplace Item
new Add to Cart $51.67
Marketplace Item
Description
Industrial ecology is a concept that has emerged in response to growing public concern about the impact of industry on the environment. In this framework the natural flow (or circulation) of materials and energy that takes place in biological ecosystems becomes a model for more efficient industrial "metabolism". What industrial ecology is and how it may be applied to corporate environmentalism are the subject of The Industrial Green Game.

This volume examines industrial circulation of materials, energy efficiency strategies, "green" accounting, life-cycle analysis, and other approaches for preventing pollution and improving performance. Corporate leaders report firsthand on "green" efforts at Ciba-Geigy, Volvo, Kennecott, and Norsk Hydro. And an update is provided on the award-winning industrial symbiosis project in Kalundborg, Denmark.

The Industrial Green Game looks at issues of special concern to business, such as measuring and shaping public perceptions and marketing "green" products to consumers. It offers discussions of the appropriate roles of government and private business.

Expand description
Seller Condition Comments Price  
Robinsky Bros CO

Location: Denver, CO
Very Good
Sewn binding. Cloth over boards. 269 p. Contains: Illustrations. Audience: General/trade.
$5.62
Big Hearted Books

Location: Canton, MA
Good
Shipping Icon
This item is in good condition. All pages and covers are readable. There are
[...]
$9.73
Lyric Vibes

Location: Geneva, IL
New
Shipping Icon
0309052947 New Condition *** Right Off the Shelf | Ships within 2 Business Days ~~~ Customer Service Is Our Top Priority! -Thank you for LOOKING: -)
$51.67
Ables Bookstore

Location: chattanooga, TN
Good
Shipping Icon
$77.60