Another study found that revenues from sustainable products and services grew at six times the rate of overall company revenues between 2010 and 2013, among the 12 members of the s&p global 100. Then, abridged versions of three student case studies from the winter 2012 sustainability and social work class at portland state university are presented to illustrate the potential value and versatility of the assignment for teaching social work graduate students about sustainability. We enable you to assess and reduce the environmental and social impact of your products from raw material extraction through to end of life, and all stages in between. A new way of teaching and learning in the sustainability field that reimagines case-based approach with multimedia edgenotes, podcasts, and hands-on exercises. Environment case studies monitoring the impact of seismic surveys in the caspian sea some of our most recent exploration activities in azerbaijan took place near the absheron national park, an international protected area and key migration area for the endangered caspian seal.
This case study presents the application of the sustainable access planning framework to develop cost-effective energy plans for households in pyuthan district, nepal ensuring access to affordable, reliable, and sustainable energy is one of the sustainable development goals of the united nations. View case study the colony, tx in early, 2005 the city of the colony, a suburb of dallas, texas, made major modifications to its stewart creek wastewater treatment plant to increase plant capacity and modify existing contact stabilization basins. This case series describes the concept of materials pooling as a sustainability strategy for businesses and the challenges that such collaborations encounter nike considered: getting traction on sustainability.
Case studies in sustainable urban development with benefits to health and the climate. Integrating the sdgs into sustainable development strategy apr 5, 2016 | sdg business hub in 2014, sabmiller adopted a new sustainable development strategy, prosper, which integrates sustainable development into the company’s business activities through five shared imperatives, which. A number of excellent examples of sustainable buildings already exist in scotland this section identifies a range of building types that have a sustainable design approach the case studies focus on a variety of different approaches, including: community led projects offsite construction new build renewable energy retrofit and affordable housing. Sustainability case studies the concise case studies below cover a range of sustainability topics and provide another view on sustainability at deakin university deakin university’s commitment to the sustainable development goals. Case study: city of westminster college, london the college is located in the heart of central london at paddington green and is a seven-storey building designed from the inside out.
Aashe’s case study library contains hundreds of detailed case studies on a wide variety of higher education sustainability initiatives from faculty development programs to whole campus energy retrofits to community partnerships. In delimiting the scope of this study, the need to differentiate between the concepts of social sustainability, social impacts, social aspects, social indicators, and social acceptance is imperative all of these terms are related, albeit at different levels of abstraction. In this case study we look at the goals, implementation, and progress of the programs put in place by this $20 billion food and beverage giant coca-cola ‘s 600,000 square foot facility in brampton houses the plant, management team, and warehouse.
The premises for this in-depth case study came around after an interview with katharine stewart, primark’s director of ethical trade & environmental sustainability, when it became clear to me that this was an area which touched on a number of relevant issues within the fashion industry. The extent to which the case studies have embraced the suds principles and exemplary good practice will vary and will often reflect the availability of guidance, the brief from the client and the subsequent philosophy and design criteria. Download the full case study dupont sustainable solutions dss is committed to improving the safety, productivity and sustainability of organizations around the world. Case study: sustainability in the hotel industry the role of operating agreements in the hotel industry arvind upadhyay, francesco pomponi, céline vadam, sushil mohan £ 1000 look at how businesses can implement eco-friendly sustainability in the context of hotel operations.