After completing this chapter you should be able to:
- Describe historical environmental trends in the business sector and how they have affected climate change.
- Explain how governments and Wall Street have responded to environmental problems.
- Articulate the competitive advantages of being eco-friendly.
- Describe how some companies, including Walmart, have improved their environmental performance.
- Summarize the 10 aspects of the environmental change process and how they contribute to managing environmental change.
- Identify the key features of green organizations.
- Describe an EMS and how to assess environmental performance.