Implementing proactive environmental management : lessons learned from best commercial practice /
Frank Camm ... [et al.].
Santa Monica, CA : Rand, 2001.
xxi, 67 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
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Santa Monica, CA : Rand, 2001.
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"MR-1371-OSD"--P. [4] of cover.
"Prepared for the office of the Secretary of Defense."
catalogue key
Includes bibliographical references (p. 63-67).
Sponsored by the Office of the Secretary of Defense, the Joint Staff, the Unified Commands, and the Defense Agencies. DASW01-01-C-0004
A Look Inside
First Chapter
The authors propose an approach to implementation based on total quality management, recommending that DOD use commercially developed TQM templates, which have been customized for application to sophisticated environmental management systems, to define and monitor the details of this implementation effort.
Main Description
In this report the authors summarize and then give proposals on how the Department of Defense (DoD) may implement proactive environmental management to address the challenges of balancing its efforts to pursue core military, financial, and environmental goals successfully.
Table of Contents
Prefacep. iii
Tablesp. vii
Examplesp. ix
Summaryp. xi
Acknowledgmentsp. xix
Abbreviationsp. xxi
Introductionp. 1
Analytic Approachp. 5
Central Policy Challenge: Integrate Environmental Missions and Functions with Core Missions and Functionsp. 9
Central Implementation Challenge 1: There Are No Silver Bullets When Every Situation is Differentp. 27
Central Implementation Challenge 2: Radical Organizational Change Takes a Long Timep. 45
Recommendation: Use Formal Quality Frameworks to Implement an Integration Policyp. 49
Bibliographyp. 63
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