"Just plain good business": the economic and environmental benefits of sustainability as exemplified by one hundred sixty case examples

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dc.contributor.author Doppelt, Bob
dc.contributor.author Watson, Lisa
dc.date.accessioned 2006-02-28T17:48:55Z
dc.date.available 2006-02-28T17:48:55Z
dc.date.issued 2000
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/1794/2389
dc.description 112 p. en
dc.description.abstract This report describes how over 160 companies and organizations have adopted practices and programs that generated savings of over $55 million annually while dramatically reducing their environment impacts. It follows the release of an earlier report, Saving Salmon, Saving Money: Innovative Business Leadership in the Pacific Northwest (Goodstein, Doppelt and Sable, 1999), which found data on 137 firms that had saved over $42 million from 1992-1999 taking steps to improve their environmental management. Saving Salmon, Saving Money was an analytical report that provided few actual descriptions of what the137 firms did to achieve the cost savings and environmental benefits. Since its release, we have continually received requests for actual case examples of how firms and organizations save money while improving the environment. This report is intended to fill this need. en
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dc.publisher Center for Watershed and Community Health, Mark O. Hatfield School of Government, Portland State University en
dc.title "Just plain good business": the economic and environmental benefits of sustainability as exemplified by one hundred sixty case examples en
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