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sustainability

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The extent to which new formats for working and improved outcomes become the standard, the thinking and attitudes behind them fundamentally altered, and the systems surrounding them transformed.

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The optimisation of the interactions between humans and nature, such that economies can be maintained at a desirable level of growth and productivity without environmental degradation, which compromises future growth and productivity.

sustainability

the commercial/economic use of resources which can be replaced and not depleted i.e. sustainable resources.
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This paper illustrates how the well-known, widely used, and easily implemented principles of quality management (QM)--in particular, some of Deming's perspectives--can be a conceptual bridge to guide organizational decision-makers as they implement and manage environmentally sustainable practices.
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Contract notice: to provide clear, accurate and targeted advice and information to farmers, other land managers and their advisers on environmentally sustainable land management.
UL Brings a Century of Product Safety Testing and Certification Expertise to Environmentally Sustainable Products
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Under the terms of the agreement, Intellicoat will provide comprehensive energy services including energy audits and installation of Intellicoat's cost effective energy efficient roof coatings at all Pantheon buildings, establishing a portfolio of completely green and environmentally sustainable properties.
IPM combines a variety of physical, biological, and chemical methods to control animal and plant pest species in an environmentally sustainable manner.
The premise of this book is that, if this is so, then it is incumbent upon architects, planners and all those involved with building in cities to make them not only environmentally sustainable but habitable in terms of citizen well-being and happiness.
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Among the more daunting prospects for those charting acourse toward an environmentally sustainable future is how to mobilize the world into coordinated action.

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