Whenever you want to improve in a
specific area or program, just the process of increasing awareness
with the stakeholders will yield improvements. If you want to
improve your Environmental
Compliance Programs, letting the personnel who have
the greatest impact know about all the issues will help facilitate
improvement. Tracking results and communicating this information
also will help your mission.
If you want to minimize energy usage, post information that describes how the personnel in your facility can help. This can be broadcasted via e-mail, newsletters, bulletin board postings,...
While there are numerous benefits energy audits, energy audits allow your company to:
With the rising cost of energy and concerns about the effects of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions on the climate, energy audits are becoming an increasingly important tool for sustainability-minded businesses. Energy audits can range from a simple facility walk through and review of electricity bills to a comprehensive review of energy consumption by individual pieces of equipment, processes and load variations by day and by season. The nature and complexity of the energy audit will also differ for an office building versus an industrial facility. For energy audits of all complexities, the goal...Read More »
At August Mack Environmental, we have developed a four-step approach to successfully implement sustainable business strategies at any business.
It seems that everyone is talking about "going green" or implementing sustainability solutions in their business, but what are the benefits of these efforts? The most basic benefits of sustainable business strategies are:
Environmental sustainability and
corporate social responsibility (CSR) are important parts of a
company's overall growth strategy. A recent report was published
that illustrated that companies that document their sustainability
efforts get a better return on their assets than companies that
According to a recent poll that was conducted in 2009, 40 percent of consumers said they bought products or services because they liked the social or political values of the company. Nearly half of Americans in the poll said protecting the environment should be given propriety over economic growth,...