Environmental Issues Faced by Business and Society
Research and explain the importance of an environmental issue (fracking, hazardous waste disposal, oil pipeline leaks, deforestation, etc.) faced by business and society.
Additionally, describe at least two strategic approaches organizations are using to respond to the issue.
The requirements below must be met for your paper to be accepted and graded:
Write between 750 – 1,250 words (approximately 3 – 5 pages) using Microsoft Word in APA style, see example below.
Use font size 12 and 1” margins.
Include cover page and reference page.
At least 80% of your paper must be original content/writing.
No more than 20% of your content/information may come from references.
Use at least three references from outside the course material, one reference must be from EBSCOhost. Text book, lectures, and other materials in the course may be used, but are not counted toward the three reference requirement.
Cite all reference material (data, dates, graphs, quotes, paraphrased words, values, etc.) in the paper and list on a reference page in APA style.
References must come from sources such as, scholarly journals found in EBSCOhost, CNN, online newspapers such as, The Wall Street Journal, government websites, etc. Sources such as, Wikis, Yahoo Answers, eHow, blogs, etc. are not acceptable for academic writing.
Businesses and the Environment Name: Instructor: Date: The environment of a given entity encompasses every little bit that makes up its surrounding. Businesses, just like people and animals, also have the environments in which they exist. The ecological issues raised by such businesses, always depend on the impact that they have on the environment. In the earlier years, the world`s vastness created the notion or belief that its natural resources were limitless. They could just be used without depletion. However, with increased urbanization and population growth, there is more pressure on these natural resources than ever before. The natural ecosystem that constitutes the environment has become very delicate and unstable. Industrialization has brought with it the growth of businesses. These busines