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Decarbonisation of operations management – looking back, moving forward: a review and implications for the production research community
This paper systematically analyses the vital motivations, drivers and barriers to the adoption of low-carbon operations management practices in response to climate change, highlighting the implications for the International ...
Environmental sustainability and product portfolio management in biodiversity firms: A comparative analysis between Portugal and Brazil
Although relevant research on environmental sustainability or product portfolio management is quite developed, few studies integrate the two areas. This research aims to shed light on the environmental sustainability ...
SOCIO-ENVIRONMENTAL AND SUSTAINABILITY ASSESSMENT FOR TECHNOLOGY INNOVATIONS AT PECTENS PRODUCTION IN BRAZIL
(Universidad Alberto Hurtado. Facultad de Economía y Negocios, 2008)
The Millennium Development Goals and Production Engineering training
Purpose – The search for a more sustainable society depends on more sustainable organisations and, as such, Production (Industrial) Engineering may contribute to this process through the training of professionals with a ...
Innovation for sustainability: overcoming the productivity of the sugar-and-ethanol industry's conventional system
The article's objective is to analyze a process of technological innovation incorporation in the realm of organic agriculture which, as per legal and conceptual definition, should take into consideration the economic, ...
Innovation for Sustainability: Overcoming the Productivity of the Sugar-and-Ethanol Industry's Conventional System
(Universidad Alberto Hurtado. Facultad de Economía y Negocios, 2010)
Sustainable Woodfuel Production in Latin America: The role of Government and Society
(Universidad Nacional Autónoma de MéxicoInstituto de Física, 2012)
Woodfuel is an important energy source for many developing countries. At the same time, unsustainable woodfuel production can be a cause of forest degradation and eventually deforestation when demanded by unregulated ...