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Document ID (ISN)108006
CIS number 08-258
ISBN(s) 970-15-0644-8
Year 2001
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Boland R.G.A.
Title Qualification in environmental management - 3. Production management and the environment
Original title Capacitación en administración del medio ambiente - 3. Administración de la producción y el medio ambiente [in Spanish]
Bibliographic information ILO Publications, International Labour Office, 1211 Genève 22, Switzerland, 2001. 202p. Illus.
Abstract This manual is part of a five-volume series on environmental management aimed among others at enterprises, training institutions and field project managers. It includes case studies, questionnaires, reference materials, exercises and practical solutions. It describes to the relationships between production functions and systems and the environment (physical, social, economic, technological and cultural), as well as the relationship between product design and environmental aspects. It defines criteria for selecting new technologies and explains the use of the waste indices to measure residual contamination generated by the enterprise. Appendices include a detailed description of the materials of the program and a basic glossary. See also CIS 08-256/257 and 08-259/260.
Descriptors (primary) training course; ILO; qualifications; pollution control; neighbourhood protection
Descriptors (secondary) case study; training manuals; training material; glossary; check lists; economic aspects
Document type C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
Country / State or ProvinceILO
Subject(s) Environmental pollution
Broad subject area(s) General safety, health and conditions of work
Browse category(ies) Pollution control
OSH training