Drivers of Green Supply Chain

Drivers of Green Supply Chain

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January 8, 2019

There are five type of environmental stakeholders group who drive green initiatives within an organization:

Based on the roles of each player in the supply chain there are different incentives to migrate towards Green Supply Chains and briefly these are as follows.
Factors that drive manufacturers towards Green Design and Green Production include:

Environmental drivers of suppliers include:

Logistics providers are implementing Green practices due to government regulations and customer expectations and agreements

Source : Emmet & Sood – Green Supply Chains : An Action Manifesto. This book was awarded certificate as “The Most innovative Supply Chain book in the last decade (2000-2010)


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