Keywords: change, commitment, environmental management, measurement, evaluation, performance audit, responsible care, safety, strategic environmental planning, random drug testing, industry, Union Carbide
Tools for environmental management
Environmental management by industry requires commitment from the top down in an organisation if it is to succeed. Using his own company, Union Carbide, as a basis, the author identifies a number of key steps in implementing a strategy of environmental management. By undergoing a continuing process of improvement internally and participating in the regulatory process, industry has the tools to succeed in this area.