To identify the conditions and options for a preventive environmental policy which allows pro-active environmental management in European enterprises.
The research project is based on a comparative analysis of successful cases of environmental management in large and medium-sized European enterprises.
The study consists of the following work elements :
1. a survey and analysis of the current state of the art of research, concentrating upon case studies of environmental management in enterprises and the role of public environmental policies;
2. an in depth reconstruction of some successful company case studies analysing their approach to environmental management;
3. a theoretical synthesis the dynamic of the development of environmental management and its interplay with public environmental policy;
4. an identification of the basis for preventive environmental policy, in the context of pro-active environmental management.
The project has been selcted for additional funding under the PECO Programme. The project includes teams from Latvia and Poland.
Funding SchemeCSC - Cost-sharing contracts
7500 AE Enschede