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The Sustainability Handbook

The Sustainability Handbook: the complete management guide to achieving social, economic and environmental responsibility
By William R. Blackburn.

About this book
The Sustainability Handbook covers all the challenges, complexities and benefits of sustainability for businesses, governments and other organizations. It provides a blueprint for how organizations can reach or exceed economic, social and environmental excellence. It offers a host of practical approaches and tools including a model sustainability policy for organizations, summaries of sustainability codes and tips on selecting them, an extensive collection of metrics and a wealth of supplementary reference material. This is the essential reference for every organization in pursuit of sustainability.

Review quotes
"An impressive and comprehensive work... A real first in the literature."—Dennis J. Aigner, professor of economics, Paul Merage School of Business, University of California, Irvine.

"It is full of ideas that will make you think and act differently. Read it, if you care!"—Brian Kraus, CEO, ERM Certification and Verification Services.

About the author
William R. Blackburn is a lawyer and leading sustainability consultant with three decades of experience. He was former vice-president and chief counsel of corporate environment, health and safety at Baxter International Inc.

This book costs £49.99. Contact us for purchase information.

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