Organizations’ Environmental Performance Indicators

Measuring, Monitoring, and Management

  • Ali Dada
  • Katarina Stanoevska
  • Jorge Marx Gómez

Part of the Environmental Science and Engineering book series (ESE)

Also part of the Environmental Engineering book sub series (ENVENG)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xx
  2. Bringing Sustainability to the Daily Business

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-2
    2. Naoum Jamous, Katrin Müller
      Pages 3-18
    3. Barbara Rapp, Jörg Bremer
      Pages 19-31
  3. EPI Use Cases and Application Scenarios

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 43-44
    2. Katrin Müller
      Pages 45-52
    3. Hans Thies, Katarina Stanoevska-Slabeva
      Pages 63-73
    4. Mary Luz Mouronte López, María Luisa Vargas Martí
      Pages 75-82
  4. The OEPI Solution

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 83-84
    2. Elke Löschner
      Pages 85-102
    3. Shane Bracher
      Pages 103-116
    4. José Antonio López Abad, Daniel Meyerholt
      Pages 117-137
  5. Incorporating External Environmental Performance Indicators

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 139-140
    2. Siegfried Bublitz, Steffen Henning, Naoum Jamous, Frederik Kramer, Elke Löschner, Teemu Mätäsniemi et al.
      Pages 141-169
    3. Hans Thies
      Pages 171-181
  6. Assessment and Guidelines

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 183-183
    2. Hans Thies
      Pages 185-194
    3. Hans Thies
      Pages 195-210
    4. Katarina Stanoevska-Slabeva
      Pages 211-219
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 221-225

About this book


The book provides a collection of individual chapters from the participants in the OEPI project, which represent a mix of academic and practical chapters and contributions. The first part of the book is dedicated to a theoretical introduction to Organisations' Environmental Performance Indicators and to a state-of-the-art overview in literature and practice. The second part of the book contains several chapters describing information systems and their components supporting the management of Environmental Performance Indicators, especially in inter-organizational contexts. The third part is dedicated to three case studies from practice, and the book concludes with part four, in which practical guidelines for the innovative management of Environmental Performance indicators in organizations and in inter-organizational contexts are presented.


Collection, Management and Reporting of EPIs Inter-organizational Platform to Provision and Share Environment Standardized Environmental Performance Indicators (EPI) Sustainability

Editors and affiliations

  • Ali Dada
    • 1
  • Katarina Stanoevska
    • 2
  • Jorge Marx Gómez
    • 3
  1. 1., CEC St. GallenSAP Research CenterSt. GallenSwitzerland
  2. 2., Institut für Medien- undUniversität St. GallenSt. GallenSwitzerland
  3. 3., Dept. für InformatikUniversität OldenburgOldenburgGermany

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2013
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Earth and Environmental Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-32719-3
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-32720-9
  • Series Print ISSN 1863-5520
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