Volume 12 Number 1 Year - 2018

Number of articles: 15



ANALYSIS OF THE MANAGEMENT SYSTEM IN THE FIELD OF ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION OF RUSSIAN CHEMICAL COMPANIES

Authors: Anna Makarova, Nataliya Tarasova, Valery Meshalkin, Igor Kukushkin, Evgeniya Kudryavtseva, Rafael Kantyukov, Elena Reshetova

Abstract: Since 2007, many chemical industrial companies in the Russian Federation have been actively involved in the Responsible Care® international voluntary program. To implement this program, vast bodies of data on environmental impact assessments needs to be collected. This allows us to analyse the environment-oriented trends in economic and social activities, and to record the achievements and problems in this field. The collected large bodies of data are in many cases heterogeneous, since the report has been a voluntary initiative. To analyse the existing trends in business processes, authors applied the methodology for system analysis of large bodies of data and used their own heuristic approximation algorithm for the treatment of accumulated data. This algorithm gives us the unique possibility of evaluating the performance of both individual chemical companies in the framework of the Responsible Care® program and the Russian chemical industry as a whole.

Keywords: algorithm, environmental impact assessment, key indicators, the Responsible Care® program, chemical companies

DOI: 10.18421/IJQR12.01-03

Article info: pp. 43-62

Recieved: 03.06.2017  Accepted: 23.11.2017  UDC: 628.4.08   Downloads: 227


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