setting site-specific environmental goals, 140

shift to functionality economy, 95-96, 98-99

stakeholder interests, 134, 185

strategic environmental auditing, 134-137

structural trends, 101

supplier chain management, 20-21

for sustainable service economy, 96-98

systems-based problem-solving approach, 50

trade codes and practices, 107-108

trends in environmental thinking, 101, 104-105, 107-108, 146, 148, 185

virtual firms, 107

See also Financial management;

Private sector

C

Chlorofluorocarbons, 7, 134, 219

alternative development, 20-21

Command and control regulation, 5

Conservation, 2

Consumer attitudes/behaviors

activism, 217

corporate support for sustainability based on, 104

customer satisfaction measurement, 133, 134, 143-145

environmental concerns, 152-153, 216

environmental considerations in purchasing, 217-218, 224

global patterns, 94

green taxes, 208, 218

in Japan, 237

international variation, 212-213, 215-219

response to green advertising, 219-220, 224

significance of, 2, 27

in sustainable service economy, 98

trends, 27-28, 212, 217-218, 224

variations in U.S., 220

See also Public awareness and understanding

Contingent valuation, 201

Costs of environmental impacts

asset recovery, 23

challenges in estimating, 5

consumer attitudes, 28

current distribution, 5

current regulatory policy, 5-7

effects of product design for recycling, 28

environmental cost accounting, 24-26, 43

environmental reporting in annual reports, 186-188

implementing environmental accounting in businesses, 188-192

market allocation mechanisms, 7

in national accounting systems, 29, 51-57

in private sector decision making, 105-106

quantification in accounting, 194

recycling credits in paper industry, 228

research needs, 193-194

strategies for, 105

sustainability perspective, 92

total cost assessment methodology, 189-190

valuation for market analysis, 87, 125

waste management economics, 43

Critical technology lists, 69

D

Data collection and management barriers to effective waste management , 43-44

consumer attitudes, 27-28

for corporate audit, 137

for environmental accounting, 24-26, 43, 188-190

for environmental protection, 24

for environmental protection plan, 163-164

environmental reporting in annual reports, 186-188

government role, 4, 29



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