Sustainability Practices and ‘Greening’ of SC

“Fortune favors the prepared mind


—Louis Pasteur”

Chapter Objectives

To understand:

  • Corporate social responsibility (CSR)
  • Supply chain role in CSR implementation
  • Green supply chain and its
  • drivers
  • Green procurement, manufacturing and marketing practices
  • Greening strategies


Supply Chain Model


Green Supply Chain Model


Role of CSR in supply chain is now well recognized in the industry. Many CSR issues are concerned with social and environmental areas. These issues can be dealt with by the purchaser using his purchasing power to demand an environmental performance from the supplier in the supply chain. ...

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