Synopses & Reviews
Greener businesses are more profitable. They produce more with less. They’re resilient to shocks, and they win loyalty from customers and staff.
The Green Guide for Business answers all of your questions and enables businesses and organizations of all sizes to make environmentally savvy decisions. Accessible but authoritative, it also features scores of case studies to help readers learn from other people’s successes and mistakes.
Chris Goodall is a world-leading expert on climate change solutions. His book How to Live a Low-carbon Life won the 2007 Clarion Award for Nonfiction, and he publishes Carbon Commentary, a website providing incisive appraisal of climate issues.
"A comprehensive analysis of how the carbon footprint of a business can be measured, how it can be reduced and how firms can showcase their 'green credentials." -Sunday Business Post
"Devoid of preachiness this is an inspiring and practical guide to helping both companies and the planet profit from cleaner, greener, cost-effective business practices" -Insider Magazine
Finally--a truly useful environmental guide for businesses of all shapes and sizes.
Everyone wants to go green these days, but for businesses that's easier said than done. How do you measure a company's carbon footprint? Are dryers or hand towels more eco-friendly? Recycled paper or FSC-certified? And what's the greenest company car?
The Green Guide for Business answers all these questions and hundreds more, enabling businesses and organisations of all sizes to make eco-savvy decisions. Accessible but authoritative, the book also features scores of case studies to help readers learn from other people's successes and mistakes.
From keeping ahead of environment legislation to green marketing, The Green Guide for Business is indispensable for every company with an environmental conscience.
About the Author
Chris Goodall is a world-leading expert on climate change solutions. He writes an environment column in the Independent on Sunday (UK) and regularly features on television shows. His book, How to Live a Low-carbon Life, won the 2007 Clarion award for non-fiction, and he publishes Carbon Commentary, a website providing incisive appraisal of climate issues.