31 Oct '12, 1pm

Visualize, Assemble, Measure, Implementation and Communication … These are Metalmag's key steps to sustainability.

Visualize, Assemble, Measure, Implementation and Communication … These are Metalmag's key steps to sustainability.

For businesses of all kinds, a new element has been added to the increasingly competitive race to streamline operations and minimize costs while growing a customer base: sustainability. Small businesses and large corporations alike are looking to meet green standards with the hopes of expanding their markets and improving their relationships with existing customers. “Corporate Sustainability Management: Best Practices,” a white paper by Tucson, Ariz.–based Yudelson Associates, discusses five steps that organizations can take to establish their own sustainability programs. According to co-author Jerry Yudelson, a green building consultant and a principal with Yudelson Associates, sustainability is a defining characteristic of the corporate world’s future. To be a part of it, he says, companies large and small should begin the process now. “You’ve got to run to where the bal...

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