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Innovation for Sustainability: Overcoming the Productivity of the Sugar-and-Ethanol Industry's Conventional System
(Universidad Alberto Hurtado. Facultad de Economía y Negocios, 2010)
Cleaner Production initiatives and challenges for a sustainable world: an introduction to this special volume
(Elsevier B.V., 2013-05-01)
This special volume of the Journal of Cleaner Production is comprised of articles presented at the 3rd International Workshop Advances in Cleaner Production held in Sao Paulo, Brazil, in 2011. The content underscores the ...
Ecodesign field of research throughout the world: mapping the territory by using an evolutionary lens
Abstract: The development of environmentally friendly products is one of the key contemporary trends in the environmental management and planning field of knowledge. Ecodesign is considered a practical mechanism for ...
Integrating environmental sustainability and project portfolio management: Case study in an energy firm
Although international and relevant research on environmental sustainability and project portfolio management is quite developed, there are few studies integrating the two areas. We could only identify research on each of ...
Agricultural production and sustainable development in a Brazilian region (Southwest, Sao Paulo State): motivations and barriers to adopting sustainable and ecologically friendly practices
(Taylor & Francis Inc, 2014-09-03)
The objective of this study is to identify the adoption level of practices associated with more sustainable agriculture and environmentally friendly practices. Additionally, the motivations for and barriers to the adoption ...
Sustainable development in the BRICS countries: an efficiency analysis by data envelopment
(Taylor & Francis Inc, 2014-06-01)
There is much concern about the social and environmental impacts caused by the economic growth of nations. Thus, to evaluate the socio-economic performance of nations, economists have increasingly addressed matters related ...
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, ...