Managing a supply chain that is not only efficient, but encourages the sustainability of resources has become a challenge for companies of all sizes. Selection of socially responsible suppliers, mode of transporting raw materials, product design and disposal are just a few of the factors related to implementing a Green Supply Chain. Understand how actions taken within supply chain processes impact the depletion of resources on a global scale. Learn about successful supply chain best practices which have been implemented by corporations who have reduced their carbon footprint and improved their environmental performance. Course material will focus on presenting concepts and processes to enable students to formulate unique solutions applicable to their own organizations.
Note: Elective for the Purchasing & Supply Management Certificate.
Course Number: BUSA-40742
Credit: 3.00 unit(s)
Related Certificate Programs: Sustainable Business Practices