Environmental sustainability audit Words Limit:- 4500 Format The assignment â??Environmental…

Environmental
sustainability audit

Words Limit:- 4500

Format

The assignment ‘Environmental sustainability audit’ should
be prepared using the following basic format:

Executive summary

(3 Marks)

Prepare the executive summary at
the end when the ‘sustainability audit’ has been completed.

This summary needs to present all
the key points covered in the report, in a way that the reader can understand
the contents of the report.

The executive summary is expected
to be only one page long.

Introduction

(6 Marks)

Introduction of the company

History
Ownership
Market presence and
strengths in key target market segments
Major products

Definition of the company’s
key target market(s)

(6 Marks)

Describe the market

Geographical coverage
Forms of transportation
and communication
Customer buying habits
Distribution of the
product
Marketing communication
Pricing strategy

Compare and contrast the
company’s key product (goods and/or services) with those of their key
competitors

Products
Prices
Promotion
Distribution
Market share estimates

Planning

(6 Marks)

Corporate plan
Strategic plans
(manufacturing, marketing, HR, etc)
Specific environment
related plan

The current environmental
information gathering system

(6 Marks)

The method(s) of
collecting information
The nature of the
information collected
Distribution of the
information to key decision maker

Organisational response
mechanism

(6 Marks)

Decision making style
Environment task force or
team membership
Speed of response to the
environment related information received

Behavioural audit

(25 Marks)

Energy consumption
Sources of raw materials
– suppliers
Method(s) of
transportation used

From suppliers to the
company
From company to the
market

Emission level targets
identified
Emission levels
controlled (recorded, compared to targets)
How these measurements are
recorded
How the corrective
actions communicated to various stakeholders
Identify the various
stakeholders sentiments about the environment
Product

Manufacturing efficiency
(process) reviews and actions
Manufacturing efficiency
(facilities, equipment, technology) reviews and actions
New and/or improved
product developments
Waste levels and waste
controls

Packaging

Format
Quality
Waste and waste control

CEO’s (or the key senior
decision maker’s) attitude toward the environment
CEO’s (or the key senior
decision maker’s) education and background
CEO’s (or the key senior
decision maker’s) participation
Office (admin) efficiency

Supplies used
Processes
Technology
Wastes

Analysis of the nature and
types of environmental safety actions being undertaken

(10 Marks)

Proactive
Reactive

Reporting

(7 Marks)

Periodic reports to the
management

Contents
Frequency

Recommendations

(25 Marks)

Prepare a list of
recommendations for changes in the current practice with justification

Sources used
Appendices

The marks allocated to each section of the audit are only indicative.
Changes will be considered depending on the type of business and the extent and
depth of audit conducted.

The above format
is very basic and is only a suggestion. Please add to it or modify the list as
related to the nature of the business being audited.





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