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Recycling, Composting, and Sustainability Education at Expeditors International


Abstract This project explored the potential effectiveness of sustainable initiative programs in a typical office setting. The project area was focused on the Arizona offices of Expeditors International, a global, Fortune 500, third-party logistics company. The goal of the project was to set up recycling and composting services as well as create a culture of sustainability through educational materials distributed through various means to the employees. Throughout the project, it was discovered that there can be many barriers to effective implementation of sustainable initiatives, such as resistance to change. However, this project also highlighted that with a reasonable amount of effort and a strong logic behind the why, it it possible to shift the... (more)
Created Date 2017-11-20
Contributor Sponsler, James (Author) / Prosser, Paul (Mentor)
Subject recycling / composting / sustainability education
Series Master of Sustainability Solutions (MSUS)
Type Text, Text, Slide Deck
Extent 2 pages, 26 pages, 15 slides
Language English
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Nick Griffin, District Manager, Expeditors
602-437-8877
nick.griffin@expeditors.com
Collaborating Institutions School of Sustainability
Additional Formats MODS / OAI Dublin Core / RIS


  Sponsler Executive Summary .pdf
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  Sponsler Final Presentation.pdf
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  Sponsler Final Report .pdf
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