Product-Oriented Environmental Management Systems (POEMS)

Improving Sustainability and Competitiveness in the Agri-Food Chain with Innovative Environmental Management Tools

Editors: Salomone, R., Clasadonte, M.T., Proto, M., Raggi, A. (Eds.)

  • Describes POEMS, an innovative chain-focused tool for improving environmental performance of products and organizations
  • Shows how this collection of management tools can be applied individually or in combinations, depending on the objectives of the organization
  • Addresses high governmental sustainability goals,¬†and growing consumer interest in sustainable agri-food productions
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About this book

Representing the coordinated work of a research group from four different Italian University departments which conducted the Eco-Management for Food (EMAF) Project, this book offers a systematic approach for managing and improving the environmental aspects of agri-food processes and products using Product-Oriented Environmental Management Systems (POEMS).

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  • Innovative Environmental Management Tools for the Agri-Food Chain

    Salomone, Roberta (et al.)

    Pages 3-25

  • The Integration of Quality Management and Environmental Management Systems

    Proto, Maria (et al.)

    Pages 29-53

  • A Model of Integrated Management System for Agri-Food Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs)

    Proto, Maria (et al.)

    Pages 55-87

  • The Implementation of Integrated Management System in Agri-Food SMEs

    Proto, Maria (et al.)

    Pages 89-101

  • Life Cycle Assessment for the Agri-Food Sector

    Arzoumanidis, Ioannis (et al.)

    Pages 105-122

Buy this book

eBook $119.00
price for USA (gross)
  • ISBN 978-94-007-6116-2
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $159.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-94-007-6115-5
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $159.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-94-017-8071-1
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Product-Oriented Environmental Management Systems (POEMS)
Book Subtitle
Improving Sustainability and Competitiveness in the Agri-Food Chain with Innovative Environmental Management Tools
Editors
  • Roberta Salomone
  • Maria Teresa Clasadonte
  • Maria Proto
  • Andrea Raggi
Copyright
2013
Publisher
Springer Netherlands
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht
eBook ISBN
978-94-007-6116-2
DOI
10.1007/978-94-007-6116-2
Hardcover ISBN
978-94-007-6115-5
Softcover ISBN
978-94-017-8071-1
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVII, 332
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