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Environmental Management

Green lessons to save greenbacks

Executive Diploma in Corporate Environmental Accounting HKU SPACE

Friday, 28 October, 2011, 12:00am

Eco-friendly businesses win recognition

Environmental issues are becoming increasingly important throughout the business community.

As a result, the Hong Kong Awards for Environmental Excellence (HKAEE) honours businesses and organisations that strive to protect the environment.

13 May 2010 - 12:00am

Firm stays committed to environment

Embracing ethical and greener practices may be a challenge for many other companies, but Jebsen's outlook on corporate social responsibility makes it a natural way of doing business.

While it has become vogue for firms to rally to philanthropic and environmental causes, something about the company's Danish roots suggests being a global citizen was always part of the plan.

16 Apr 2010 - 12:00am

Intense competition to make HK clean

The 2006 Hong Kong Eco-Business Awards have generated strong interest from business organisations that are employing environmentally friendly strategies. In particular, the awards attracted several small to medium-sized enterprises (SMEs).

A total of 186 entries were received for the awards under five categories, up from about 140 applicants last year.

20 Nov 2007 - 12:00am

Green light for experts in field

SMEs require specialists to meet standards and consumer demands

The rapid rise of green consumerism is causing Hong Kong businesses to switch to more proactive, long-term environmental planning and management, and this is creating demand for professionals in the field.

7 Jul 2007 - 12:00am

Green gains

Sophia Law Wing-yee's forward-thinking employer has helped her turn over a new leaf. Before she joined Fook Tin Technologies, the marketing executive's ecological efforts were limited to placing used paper in recycle bins.

5 Jun 2007 - 12:00am

Visionary system of sustainability

Environmental performance

WHEN A COMPANY starts discussing environmental policies, the first question asked usually pertains to the cost and financial benefits such policies would bring.

6 Feb 2007 - 12:00am

The road to eco-friendly practices

Get commitment from management.

Get support from the entire organisation.

Implement an initial environmental review.

Identify and implement controls on noise and dust.

Develop an environmental management programme.

Motivate the environmental team.

Ensure availability of resources.

8 Mar 2005 - 12:00am

Industry sets environmental benchmark

The Hong Kong Hotel Association has issued an environmental assessment scheme for hotel buildings as part of the programme to keep the industry competitive into the 21st century.

7 Oct 2000 - 12:00am

Meeting challenge of protecting surroundings

MESSAGE This year marks the sixth annual Business and Industry Environment Conference and Exhibition.

Since its inception, this event has become a tradition and the only environmental conference with a business focus in Hong Kong.

9 Sep 1997 - 12:00am

Environmental practices play essential role

THIS is the fourth consecutive year that the Private Sector Committee on the Environment, through the Centre of Environmental Technology, has organised the competition for the Environmental Performance Category of the Hong Kong Awards for Industry.

29 Sep 1995 - 12:00am