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A review on drivers and barriers towards sustainable supply chain practices


Mee, Yean Tay and Abd Rahman, Azmawani and Abdul Aziz, Yuhanis and Sidek, Shafie (2015) A review on drivers and barriers towards sustainable supply chain practices. International Journal of Social Science and Humanity, 5 (10). pp. 892-897. ISSN 2010-3646


The rising environmental concerns are encouraging consumers to have greater awareness of their purchase decisions. Firms are implementing measures geared to offering green substitutes for traditional products and services. However, the effort towards sustainable supply chain management (SSCM) is not as straightforward since organization would face obstacles. The aim of this paper is to identify the barriers and drivers towards the implementation of the sustainable supply chain management (SSCM). Through the review of the literature, it was found that there are various factors that have been documented to influence an organization in making the decision towards SSCM implementation.

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Item Type: Article
Divisions: Faculty of Economics and Management
DOI Number: https://doi.org/10.7763/IJSSH.2015.V5.575
Publisher: International Association of Computer Science and Information Technology Press
Keywords: Green; Sustainable; Supply chain; Drivers; Barriers
Depositing User: Mohd Hafiz Che Mahasan
Date Deposited: 19 Jul 2016 09:38
Last Modified: 19 Jul 2016 09:38
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URI: http://psasir.upm.edu.my/id/eprint/43579
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