Development of tools for life cycle environmental management in the packaging company of Hartmann Ltd., Denmark

Claus Stig Pedersen, Jørgen Jørgensen, Leo Alting, Henrik Wenzel, Anna Lise Mortensen

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    Abstract

    A precondition for making environmental conscious company managemnet is the managers awareness of the environmental impact potentials they manage, internally as well as externally. There is a need for managemnt tools to support the implementation of relevant environmental criterions into the decision making processes. The discipline of life cycle environmental management (LCEM) focuses on the incorporation of environmental criterions from the life cycles of products and other company activities into the company management processes. LCEM investigations are carried out at the packaging company of Hartmann Ltd., Denmark and this paper will present preliminary results from the development of such LCEM tools
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationIndustry and the Environment - Practical Applications of Environmental Management Approaches in Business
    Publication date1997
    Publication statusPublished - 1997
    EventConference of the Nordic Business Environmental Management Network - Aarhus
    Duration: 1 Jan 1996 → …

    Conference

    ConferenceConference of the Nordic Business Environmental Management Network
    CityAarhus
    Period01/01/1996 → …

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    Pedersen, C. S., Jørgensen, J., Alting, L., Wenzel, H., & Mortensen, A. L. (1997). Development of tools for life cycle environmental management in the packaging company of Hartmann Ltd., Denmark. In Industry and the Environment - Practical Applications of Environmental Management Approaches in Business