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Business Sustainability The leverage power of large scale retailers Identifying green companies Selling function ex. Xerox copiers change design Insecticides—pest managing service fertilizer Dupont paint—painting cars adhering paint sell painted cars Vinal storing songs—iPod stores music makes it available We use many resources making electronics Laptops can involve up to 50kg of material Books-electronic content Photographs-sell the image and the ability to display them Interface carpets- customers wanted the carpet to be replaced when it was stained, ect. Dematerializing –insteading of selling products, sell the function Other areas: Dell Computers We’re beginning to see some attempt to standardize and report in the same way standards for measuring Can think about new ways of doing business more sustainable Certain points in the business system are powerful points of leverage and retailers are the interface between all of us and the supply change Identifying and supporting green companies but the tools to do that are just emerging
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