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1994 NAPM Insights Article Index
Term selected: Environment

A valuable reference tool, the Article Index is a comprehensive list of articles that have appeared in Inside Supply Management® (formerly Purchasing Today® and NAPM Insights®) magazine. Articles are organized by subject for easy locating and study.

  • Cost-Effective Systems for Recycling Plastics
    Harold Leibovitz, March, Vol. 5, No. 3, p. 42.

    This article is not available online.

  • Environmental Protection at a Crossroads: Can Business and Government Travel the Same Road? Members Only Content
    Wade C. Ferguson, DBA, C.P.M., April, Vol. 5, No. 4, p. 31.

    If the EPA can implement these changes, business and government may be able to move beyond the adversarial roles of the past.

  • HAZMAT: You Transport, You Train Members Only Content
    Lee Thomas, April, Vol. 5, No. 4, p. 25.

    Anyone remotely involved in the shipment of hazardous materials must be trained, tested, and certified under HM-126F.

  • Hazardous Materials Packaging: To Protect and Comply Members Only Content
    Lawrence W. Bierlein, April, Vol. 5, No. 4, p. 24.

    By making an unauthorized change to the packaging purchasers are likely to be subject to all the liability of an unauthorized packaging manufacturer.

  • MSDS: Being In the Know Members Only Content
    Kim M. Worl, C.I.H., April, Vol. 5, No. 4, p. 6.

    Material Safety Data Sheets contain valuable information for recognizing, anticipating, and responding to potential health hazards associated with chemical products.

  • Preparing the Path for Change
    Carol M. Browner, April, Vol. 5, No. 4, p. 30.

    This article is not available online.

  • Progressive Environmental Management Members Only Content
    Beverly B. Miller, C.P.M., October, Vol. 5, No. 10, p. 1.

    In her book Costing the Earth, Frances Cairncross, author as well as the environmental editor of the publication The Economist, suggests that the total-quality movement may be one vehicle through which environmental issues can be integrated into business. "In American management terms," Cairncross writes, "environmental responsibility has become an aspect of the search for total quality."

  • The Clean Air Act Three Years Later Members Only Content
    Jill Maxwell, April, Vol. 5, No. 4, p. 27.

    Although many industry analysts feared Clean Air Act compliance would dramatically increase costs, that has not been universally true. Many purchasers say that compliance costs exist but are manageable.

  • The Environment: Playing Our Part Members Only Content
    R. Jerry Baker, C.P.M., April, Vol. 5, No. 4, p. 2.

    Using materials in environmentally sound ways is a matter of planning and thought.

  • Total Cost Revisited: Don't Forget Disposal! Members Only Content
    Richard R. Young, Ph.D., C.P.M., April, Vol. 5, No. 4, p. 52.

    By considering the disposal variable within a total cost model, the issue becomes highly visible to decisionmakers.