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The Resource Force of nature : the unlikely story of Wal-Mart's green revolution, Edward Humes

Force of nature : the unlikely story of Wal-Mart's green revolution, Edward Humes

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Force of nature : the unlikely story of Wal-Mart's green revolution
Title
Force of nature
Title remainder
the unlikely story of Wal-Mart's green revolution
Statement of responsibility
Edward Humes
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Humes (Eco Barons) offers a stirring story of how ecologically responsible practices are increasingly benefiting the bottom line, and how as Wal-Mart goes global (and tries to lure back the more green-conscious consumer decamping for Target), the biggest retailer in the world is, slowly but surely, encouraging a change for the better
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Humes, Edward
Index
index present
LC call number
HC79.E5
LC item number
H86 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Sustainable development
  • Wal-Mart (Firm)
Label
Force of nature : the unlikely story of Wal-Mart's green revolution, Edward Humes
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
I: The nudge -- Exposure -- The soul of a discounter -- The CEO whisperer -- II: Bursting the bubble -- Doing the math -- Katrina in slow motion -- Because everyone loves a good deal -- Cotton, fish, coffee, and Al -- III: Beyond the box -- The cow of the future -- One index to rule them all -- No free lunch at the nature market -- Epilogue: generation green
Control code
sky238569257
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
265 p.
Isbn
9780061690495
Lccn
2010052578
System control number
(OCoLC)670476070
Label
Force of nature : the unlikely story of Wal-Mart's green revolution, Edward Humes
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
I: The nudge -- Exposure -- The soul of a discounter -- The CEO whisperer -- II: Bursting the bubble -- Doing the math -- Katrina in slow motion -- Because everyone loves a good deal -- Cotton, fish, coffee, and Al -- III: Beyond the box -- The cow of the future -- One index to rule them all -- No free lunch at the nature market -- Epilogue: generation green
Control code
sky238569257
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
265 p.
Isbn
9780061690495
Lccn
2010052578
System control number
(OCoLC)670476070

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