Clean Production as an Element of Sustainable Development

  • Anna BeraEmail author
  • Beata Sadowska
Part of the Studies in Systems, Decision and Control book series (SSDC, volume 198)


The subject of this study is sustainable (clean) production. Clean production is a method of providing food, goods and services in well-thought-out systems in order to avoid using dangerous substances and generating toxic waste. Raw materials and energy are renewable, reusable and sustainable. The study indicates the instruments of the government policy in terms of implementing the patterns of sustainable production in Poland, presents a general analysis of the determinants of implementing the patterns of sustainable production in Poland and lists the selected indicators of the achievement of the system of sustainable production measurement. The research process required applying the following research methods: a critical analysis of literature, a source document analysis, observation, qualitative methods (case study) and methods of graphical representation of findings.


Sustainable development Clean production Measurement 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Corporate Finance, Faculty of Management and Economics of ServicesUniversity of SzczecinSzczecinPoland
  2. 2.Department of Accounting and Controlling, Faculty of Management and Economics of ServicesUniversity of SzczecinSzczecinPoland

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