Environmental Protection and Value Creation

Faizah Darus, Wan Mashitah Yusof, Tamoi Janggu
2016 Environment-Behaviour Proceedings Journal (E-BPJ)  
The managers of corporations can play a significant role to protect the natural environment. This study aims to examine the environmental disclosure of 200Shariah compliant companies for 2013 and the subsequent effect of such disclosure for the organizations. The results of content analyses of the annual reports revealed that managers from the Plantation industry disclosed more environmental information. The regression analysis revealed a significant relationship between environmental
more » ... ronmental information provided and the subsequent value created for the organizations. The findings of the study can help managers to position better their environmental strategy to enhance the overall value of their organizations.© 2016. The Authors. Published for AMER ABRA by e-International Publishing House, Ltd., UK. Peer–review under responsibility of AMER (Association of Malaysian Environment-Behaviour Researchers), ABRA (Association of Behavioural Researchers on Asians) and cE-Bs (Centre for Environment-Behaviour Studies, Faculty of Architecture, Planning & Surveying, Universiti Teknologi MARA, Malaysia.Keywords: Environment; Shariah compliance companies; sustainability; corporate social responsibility
doi:10.21834/e-bpj.v1i1.219 fatcat:27yj3gpwlbhf3oskqswye2j2ga