Environmental activities
This presentation is the property of its rightful owner.
Sponsored Links
1 / 6

Environmental Activities PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 89 Views
  • Uploaded on
  • Presentation posted in: General

Environmental Activities. Prevention activities Assessment activities Control activities Failure activities. Measuring and Reporting Environmental Costs. Traditional systems must be augmented by interviews Schedule costs into hazardous & non-hazardous categories

Download Presentation

Environmental Activities

An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Presentation Transcript


Environmental activities

Environmental Activities

  • Prevention activities

  • Assessment activities

  • Control activities

  • Failure activities

STRATEGIC COST MANAGEMENT - BA122B – Fall 2010Slide 11-1


Measuring and reporting environmental costs

Measuring and Reporting Environmental Costs

  • Traditional systems must be augmented by interviews

  • Schedule costs into hazardous & non-hazardous categories

  • Classify the costs by activities

  • Report and analyze routinely

STRATEGIC COST MANAGEMENT - BA122B – Fall 2010Slide 11-2


Managing environmental costs

Managing Environmental Costs

  • Product design

  • Process design

  • PP&E acquisition

  • Operational venue

  • Encourage value chain participation

  • Routinely integrate MMEC into the decision making process

    • Checklists

    • EC Summaries

    • Post-mortem reviews

STRATEGIC COST MANAGEMENT - BA122B – Fall 2010Slide 11-3


Mmec tbc impact

MMEC—TBC Impact

  • Technical

    • Improved decision relevance

    • Insight contrary to common beliefs

    • Better process identification

    • Environmental cost insight

  • Behavioral

    • EC visibility: what gets measured; gets done

STRATEGIC COST MANAGEMENT - BA122B – Fall 2010Slide 11-4


Mmec tbc continued

MMEC—TBC, continued

  • Cultural

    • Societal value sharing

    • Changing environmental mindsets

    • Compliance and control vs. avoidance

    • Role of finance as “facilitator”

      • Can bring focus to this important issue

STRATEGIC COST MANAGEMENT - BA122B – Fall 2010Slide 11-5


Mmec strategic implications

MMEC—Strategic Implications

  • Quality: consumers drawn to environmentally concerned companies…green issues

  • Cost: environment costs are huge

  • Time: unexpected “events” are time consuming and defocusing

  • Think about the movie “Erin Brocovich”

STRATEGIC COST MANAGEMENT - BA122B – Fall 2010Slide 11-6


  • Login