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A Green Operations Framework and Its Application in the Automotive Industry

In: Management Of Technology Innovation And Value Creation Selected Papers from the 16th International Conference on Management of Technology

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  • Breno Nunes

    (Aston University, United Kingdom)

  • David Bennett

    (Aston University, United Kingdom)

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    AbstractThis chapter describes a framework for Green Operations to improve the environmental decisions of organizations in the automotive industry. The model draws on three major fields of research: environmental management, operations management, and automotive production. The framework should lead to a better understanding of environmental issues among researchers and practitioners that are interested in sustainability, especially for the automotive industry. Its relevance derives from the combination of concepts, strategies and knowledge of sustainability and the automotive industry to provide an integrated approach to sustainability in car makers' operations.

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  • Mostafa Hashem Sherif & Tarek M Khalil (ed.), 2008. "Management of Technology Innovation and Value Creation:Selected Papers from the 16th International Conference on Management of Technology," World Scientific Books, World Scientific Publishing Co. Pte. Ltd., number 6716, June.
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