Accession Number:

ADA276827

Title:

Strategies for Survival in the New Environmental Era

Descriptive Note:

Research rept. Aug 1992-Apr 1993

Corporate Author:

INDUSTRIAL COLL OF THE ARMED FORCES WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1993-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

37.0

Abstract:

Preservation of the environment has become an issue of primary importance worldwide hence, American industry can expect a future in which public and private sector insistence on environmentally safe products--already high--will rise steadily and increasingly determine economic viability. This report focuses on the causes and effects of air pollution and the requirements of the Clean Air Act Amendments of 1990. To survive in todays environmentally sensitive atmosphere, companies must recognize and accept that the environment has become deeply entrenched as one of the central concerns of the American consumer. Moreover, to be successful, companies must be willing to make substantial organizational and operational changes. Several strategies for survival are suggested. Although the task will not be easy, the companies that succeed will find themselves among the most respected and profitable in the world.

Subject Categories:

  • Atmospheric Physics
  • Air Pollution and Control

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE