Effectiveness of Environmental Policies Adopted by the Tunisian Industrial Company

Fakhfakh Hamadi, Amara Tijani, Ben Ali Tarek
2012 Journal of Organizational Management Studies  
The environment changes with the development of human activity, which directly threatens human life because of the effects accompanying the development of polluting industries. In response to stakeholder pressures, many companies have taken several actions to reduce the negative impacts of their activities on the environment. Based on the theory of the importance of integrating environment in the strategy of industrial companies, and that any awareness in this field is reflected in actions for
more » ... ted in actions for the environment, the researchers wonder through this research about the effectiveness of environmental policies adopted by the Tunisian industrial companies. To evaluate the effectiveness of environmental policies in the industrial sector in Tunisia, the researchers conducted an exploratory study with a sample of Tunisian industrial companies. Thus, the paper was divided into three parts. The first one will discuss the theoretical concepts related to the environmental awareness and the strategic actions witch can be taken for environmental protection. In the second part, we will present the exploratory study conducted within a sample of industrial firms to evaluate their environmental policies. The last part will focus on the analysis and the interpretations of the emerging results.
doi:10.5171/2012.331310 fatcat:tzwhij2phbf7fjcq3vy4gbmmaa