(Article of periodic en Anglais - 1997)

Document title

Supply-chain dynamics, environmental issues, and manufacturing firms

Authors(s) and Affiliation(s)

HILL K.E. (1) ;
(1) Dep. of Environmental and Geographical Sciences, Metropolitan Univ., Manchester, ROYAUME-UNI


The A. outlines the supply-chain concept, and examines its current significance as a source of environmental pressure. The nature of any supply-chain pressure experienced by a cross section of manufacturing firms in Yorkshire and Humberside, and their actual responses to it, are considered. This investigation reveals that, because of heir economic importance, environmental pressure from customers has the potential to be significant. Environmental legislation is confirmed as by far the most important pressure forcing firms to mitigate their environmental impact


Article of periodic

published at : Environment & planning A / ISSN 0308-518X

Editor : Pion, London - ROYAUME-UNI (1974)

Millesime : 1997, vol. 29, no7 [pp. 1257-1274]

Bibliographic references : 63 ref.

Collation : Illustration ;



INIST-CNRS, Cote INIST : 15583 A

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