Sustainability Management At Charles River Printing
Sustainability Management at Charles River Printing
1. The SMS is a part of the overall management system of the local organization. Charles River Printing needs to be very clear about its vision, mission and guiding principles (core values). The business excellence framework (Baldrige Model) helps organizations pay particular attention to formulating useful principles and criteria for improving the performance of the organizations in a way to help them live these values. As a part of determining its vision, has sought to create its own positive view of a more sustainable future. This is much more effective than dealing with all the negative visions that most people involved in sustainable development resort to.
Charles River Printing needs to determine what is within its control at the local level. What are the activities, products and services of the organization? For some organizations, it is possible to look at the entire life cycle of a product or the entire value chain (supplier network and customers) as an integral part of the sustainability management system. It has take this approach since it helps them deliver on their promise to sell goods at the lowest possible price.
Charles River Printing needs to understand its processes and the system it operates within. These are two of the “Eight Quality Management Principles” associated with ISO 9001. This knowledge is needed when it engages its stakeholders to determine their “interests” in the operation. It is also important for determining the three responsibilities it has in engaging these stakeholders over a long period of time. Charles River Printing must seek a balance of its environmental, social and economic responsibilities. This is how it deals with the earth, humanity and commerce.
Charles River Printing will use this information to create a sustainability management system using the format ...