The Initiatives of Green Supply Chain Management (GSCM) in the Malaysian Construction Industry

Nur Syamimi, Zulkefli and Mohd Ridzuan, Darun and Nurhaizan, Mohd Zainudin and Zarith Sufia, Azlan (2014) The Initiatives of Green Supply Chain Management (GSCM) in the Malaysian Construction Industry. In: 8th Malaysian Technical Universities Conference on Engineering & Technology (MUCET 2014), 10-11 November 2014 , Mahkota Hotel Bandar Hilir Melaka. pp. 1-6.. (Unpublished)

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Nowadays, green supply chain management (GSCM)has gained greater attention to the construction industry players because of the concern of the people on environmental and sustainability issues. Thus, this study is being conducted with the aims to identify the green supply chain initiatives in the Malaysian construction industry. Aside from literature review, semi-structured interview were conducted to two project’s team in order to gain insight review on the initiatives implemented by each of the party during the construction supply chain phase. The study suggests that the level of adoption of GSCM in the Malaysian construction industry was still at the development phase. The initiatives of GSCM implemented was not as a whole and restricted to several supply chain phase only mainly green design, green purchasing and green construction. It is hoped that, the study information will be useful in promoting GSCM amongst the Malaysian construction industry players.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords: Green Supply Chain Management (GSCM); Sustainable supply chain; Green purchasing
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor > HD28 Management. Industrial Management
Faculty/Division: Faculty of Industrial Management
Depositing User: Mrs. Neng Sury Sulaiman
Date Deposited: 10 Dec 2014 00:23
Last Modified: 28 Mar 2018 07:52
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