(Solved)Identify the companies that are part of the EnviroSense Consortium. Do you believe that any of these companies are as committed to sustainability as Interface? How so? - Essay Prowess

(Solved)Identify the companies that are part of the EnviroSense Consortium. Do you believe that any of these companies are as committed to sustainability as Interface? How so?

(Solved)Identify the companies that are part of the EnviroSense Consortium. Do you believe that any of these companies are as committed to sustainability as Interface? How so?

Course Textbook APA Citation:

Stanwick, P. A., & Stanwick, S. D. (2014). Understanding business ethics (2nd ed.). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.

Discussion Board.

Read Case 11: Interface: More Than Just a Carpet Company, and address one of the following questions. Respond with your own thoughts to a post by another student.

  1. Identify the companies that are part of the EnviroSense Consortium. Do you believe that any of these companies are as committed to sustainability as Interface? How so?
  2. Does Interface use relationship marketing? What are the pros and cons from an ethical perspective of this type of business practice?
  3. Define sustainability. What is so important about sustainability from a business perspective?
  4. Compare and contrast Interface’s environmental actions with a Fortune 100 company

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  1. Identify the companies that are part of the EnviroSense Consortium. Do you believe that any of these companies are as committed to sustainability as Interface?

            The EnviroSense Consortium, Inc. is a nonprofit membership organization that promotes a proactive approach to indoor air quality issues. Members of the Consortium include interior product manufacturers, architectural and design firms, energy and utility companies, and research and development firms and laboratories. Members of the Consortium promote a three-part “total systems approach” to indoor air quality: building systems, product systems, and maintenance systems. In addition, members of the Consortium meet twice yearly to present case studies, updates, and research results to one another so they can assure the most up-to-date answers for customers who call for assistance. Following is a list of those manufacturers of products covered in this textbook that are members of EnviroSense Consortium, Inc.:

  • Bentley Prince Street—carpet
  • The Center for Health Design—health care
  • Interface Flooring Systems, Inc.—carpet
  • Interface Research Corporation—technical help
  • Re: Source—service network
  • Rocky Mountain Institute—energy research and consulting
  • Trane—air conditioning

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