Improving environmental performance with implementation of enviromental management system

Ho, Lee Lee. (2011) Improving environmental performance with implementation of enviromental management system. Masters thesis, Faculty of Engineering.

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The Environmental Management System (EMS) structure recognizes that both envionmentL nd economic performances are directly linked with each other. The pimary objective of implementing EMS is to continously improve an organization's enviromental perfomance. Benefits of succesful implementation of an EMS include cost reduction in pollution prevention activities, compliance with legislation requirements, and a better organizational image internationally and locally. This research looks into 4 most common framewoks of EMS; 1) ISO 14001, 2 ) USEPA's Performance track, 3) Responsible Care R, and 4) Eco management Audit Scheme.

Item Type: Thesis (Masters)
Additional Information: Thesis (M.Sc.) -- Universiti Malaysia Sarawak, 2011.
Uncontrolled Keywords: Environmental management, unimas, university, universiti, Borneo, Malaysia, Sarawak, Kuching, Samarahan, ipta, education, Postgraduate, research, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak
Subjects: G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > GE Environmental Sciences
T Technology > T Technology (General)
Divisions: Academic Faculties, Institutes and Centres > Faculty of Engineering
Depositing User: Saman
Date Deposited: 08 Sep 2016 23:26
Last Modified: 20 May 2020 07:13

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