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Title Sustainable Operations in India / Ayon Chakraborty, Sirish Kumar Gouda, M. S. Gajanand, editors.

Published Singapore : Springer, [2018]


Location Call No. Status
Physical description 1 online resource (x, 196 pages).
Series Managing the Asian Century, 2364-5857
Managing the Asian century. 2364-5857
Springer Business and Management eBooks 2018 English+International
Contents Introduction: Sustainable Operations in India / Sirish Kumar Gouda, Ayon Chakraborty, and M. S. Gajanand -- PART I. Sustainable Manufacturing Management. Identifying Drivers of Sustainability Initiatives in Manufacturing Organizations: An Exploratory Study from the Indian Cement Industry / S. Kumaravel and Ayon Chakraborty -- What Drives Firms Towards Green Initiatives? An Emerging Economy Perspective / Debabrata Ghosh, Sirish Kumar Gouda, and Prakash Awasthy -- Intellectual Property Policy Strategies for Sustainable Manufacturing in India / K. V. Nithyananda -- PART II. Sustainable Process Management. A System Framework for a Sustainable Approach to Maintenance / R. P. Mishra and Palash Mungi -- Modelling Factors Influencing Lean Concept Adoption in a Food Processing SME for Ensuring Sustainability / S. Vinodh and Dhiraj Patil -- PART III. Sustainable Process Management. Modelling Intermodal Freight Tranpsortation Promotion for Sustainable Supply Chain in India / Aalok Kumar and A. Ramesh -- Indian Logistics Industry: Towards Creating a Sustainable Integrated Logistics Network / K. Ganesh and M. S. Gajanand -- Routing of Vehicles to Minimize Fuel Consumption: A Generic Mathematical Model / M. S. Gajanand -- Impact of Policy on Closed-Loop Supply Chains of Lead-Acid Batteries / T. S. Krishnan and Sirish Kumar Gouda.
Summary This book focuses on understanding the status quo of sustainable practices in industry operations from an emerging economy perspective, presenting various practices in India. In order to offer a balance between theory and practice, it provides guidelines for applying models to achieve the goal of sustainability in this competitive environment. The chapters include theoretical perspectives, models and empirical evidence on sustainable practices from Indian industries. The book also presents a scholarly perspective on sustainable operations from various researchers and practitioners in India for a global audience in academia and industry.
Other author Chakraborty, Ayon, author, editor.
Gouda, Sirish Kumar, author, editor
Gajanand, M. S., author, editor.
SpringerLink issuing body.
Subject Production management -- Environmental aspects -- India.
Manufacturing industries -- Environmental aspects -- India.
Sustainable development -- India.
Electronic books.
Electronic books.
ISBN 9789811080104 (electronic bk.)
9811080100 (electronic bk.)
Standard Number 10.1007/978-981-10-8010-4