Environmental footprint

Environmental footprint

For an industrial setting, this is a company’s environmental impact determined by the amount of depletable raw materials and nonrenewable resources it consumes to make its products and the quantity of wastes and emissions that are generated in the process. Traditionally, for a company to grow, the footprint had to get larger. Today, finding ways to reduce the environmental footprint is a priority for leading companies. An environmental footprint can be determined for a building, city, or nation and gives an indication of the sustainability of the unit.
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It was selected by a panel of judges drawn from business leaders, industry experts and academics who were impressed by the firm's targeted business model which used technology to reduce its environmental footprint by 50%.
This will further strengthen our competence and our commitment to reduce the environmental footprint of our business.
Sony has adopted a "Road to Zero" long-term environmental plan that plots a course to a zero environmental footprint for the company's operations and across the lifecycle of its products, by 2050.
In addition to higher operating efficiency and increased throughput, the Talnakh upgrade program also aimed at reducing the plant's environmental footprint.
This program is based on four pillars: Innovating sustainably, to reduce the environmental footprint of products and formulas; producing sustainably, to reduce the environmental footprint of plants and distribution centers; living sustainably, to empower consumers to make sustainable choices; developing sustainably, by sharing growth with internal and external stakeholders (communities, suppliers and employees).
This textbook uses stories to examine environmental issues related to human populations, consumption and the environmental footprint, ecology, evolution and biodiversity, water and food resources, fossil fuels and their alternatives, air pollution, sustainable living, and environmental, science, and information literacy.
High official of WWF-Pak said during the ceremony, The Green Office Initiative was launched in Pakistan six years back and 42 offices have joined the programme so far and are working actively to reduce their individual environmental footprint, educating their employees to become responsible citizens and understanding their civic and environmental responsibilities".
The company has argued that the environmental footprint of the pipeline will be minimal with 80 per cent of the route cleared previously for farming, roads, transmission lines or other pipelines.
Configured to offer the very best in-flight comfort and style for our passengers with 10 premier, three-abreast, business-class seats and 81 economy-class seats, the CRJ1000 NextGen aircraft also provides a high degree of operational flexibility to enhance our service, with a reduced environmental footprint to promote greener, more sustainable aviation," said Dr.
It is an example of our commitment to our customers at a time when manufacturers are using more and more aluminium to reduce the environmental footprint of their products," said Etienne Jacques, chief operating officer, Rio Tinto Alcan, Primary Metal North America.
Ottawa, Ontario-based Athena Sustainable Materials Institute measured the building footprint using life cycle assessment (LCA) methods to create a document with environmental footprint data about the building--similar to the nutrition label on food packaging.
The PurePitch packaging is also lighter in weight than the previous bottles, which is aimed at reducing shipping costs and environmental footprint.
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