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Business and environment.

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Business and environment A successful company certain have a good relationship with environment; especially nowadays people are becoming concerned with environment problem. Why it is important for companies to have a clear environment policy? What can companies do to reduce their impact on the environment? And how can companies balance the interests of customers and shareholders with a commitment to the environment? Follow these questions; this essay will discuss the relationship between company and environment. Why it is important for companies to have a clear environment policy? In my opinion, there are two meanings of environment for the company. One is inside company: working environment; another is outside company: natural environment. To begin with working environment, it is very important for staffs, environment can affect employee's health, mood, and even cause people's stress. On the other hand, in the modern time, company has to indemnify for employee who was injured or ill by poor working environment. ...read more.

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In addition, use recycling technology can reduce wasting materials and outgoings. That is mean company which used recycling technology can get benefit from both of them. For example, use recycling paper in the office can save paper and money at the same time. What can companies do to reduce their impact on the environment? Firstly, focus on working environment's improvement, Ford Motor Company has been successful. They measured health and safety performance according to several standard indicators including lost time injuries and severity rates for employees, and staffs were given health care from Ford particularly free doctor fee. Secondly, for natural environment, there are a number of ways to reduce impact on the environment. First of all, company should control the waste of products from the production progress by separate all waste for collection, using recycled materials and environmentally sound technology friendly packaging. ...read more.

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How can companies balance the interests of customers and shareholders with a commitment to the environment? Come up to see from the surface, shareholders lost their money from environment's improvement; in fact, that is wrong. If companies have an efficient environment policy, it will save money and materials for shareholders. In addition, not only such as this, shareholders can get profits which are can not estimate, for example, government support, good reputation, attraction of customer and protect environment. Because of these reason, it is not difficult to find out that the solution of balance the interests of customers and shareholders with a commitment to the environment, is have an efficient, clear environment policy. To sum up, business has a closed relationship with environment. It is necessary for a company to have a clear environment policy, because both of customers and shareholders can get benefit from it. If every company can obey this principle, the biggest benefit receiver will be the environment. ...read more.

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