With emerging regulations on carbon emissions, all organizations will be probably affected by Carbon Management. Therefore organizations are starting to take notice.
“For many people the terms Carbon Management and Green Supply Chains are synonymous, however, rather obviously, the two are different. Carbon Management, though a vast subject in its own right, is just one small subset of the overall Green Supply Chain framework. For example, an organization can outsource most of its carbon producing activities to locations in jurisdictions outside the regulatory purview of its own country. With free trade it may then reap the full rewards of such outsourcing, but, without bearing any responsibility for the carbon impact of those outsourced activities. The obvious Green Supply Chain answer is then that the organization at the demand end of a supply chain, should take on the full responsibility for the carbon impact of its entire supply chain.”
In this chapter of Green Supply Chain – An action manifesto, you will receive answers to: “What is Carbon Management, and why is it important? “With explanations on Carbon measurement, Carbon minimization, Carbon offsetting, Carbon trading.