The long-awaited 2nd edition of the benchmark publication that helped shape the developing agenda of environmental accounting. This excellent new edition provides an overview of the subject ranging from environmental management to sustainability, and integrates the major advancements that have occurred since the first edition - in both research and practice. It introduces and explains environmental issues as they relate to accountants today. This new work also places an increased emphasis on the emerging research literature in the field and reveals a consciousness of the difficulties of developing an environmental agenda in business. It makes an excellent stand-alone text for lower level students, a firm base from which the advanc
Chapter 7: Accounting and Controlling for the Costs of Waste, Packaging and Recycling
Accounting and Controlling for the Costs of Waste, Packaging and Recycling
The management and control of waste (together with packaging and recycling) form one of the two main areas (energy being the other) in which ...