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    BIODIVERSITY - GUIDANCE FOR BUSINESSES ON MANAGING THE RISKS AND OPPORTUNITIES

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-01-2015

    Publisher:  British Standards Institution

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    Foreword
    Introduction
    1 Scope
    2 Terms and definitions
    3 Biodiversity and its relevance to business
    4 Incorporation of biodiversity into land and
      premises management systems
    5 Delivering biodiversity benefits through
      management of day-to-day operations
    6 Enhancing consideration of biodiversity in
      supply chain management systems
    Annexes
    Annex A (informative) - Conservation organizations
    Annex B (informative) - Illustrative examples of potential
            biodiversity risks and opportunities associated with
            a range of business sectors
    Annex C (informative) - Wildlife sites in the UK and policy
            initiatives to conserve biodiversity
    Annex D (informative) - Examples of biodiversity
            enhancements that could be delivered through
            facilities and premises management
    Annex E (informative) - Case studies
    Annex F (informative) - Examples of biodiversity-related
            guidance produced for a range of business typologies
            and sectors
    Annex G - Further sources of information related to supply
              chain management
    Bibliography

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    Explains guidance for businesses on managing business risks and realizing opportunities in relation to biodiversity.

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    Committee BDY/1
    Development Note Supersedes 14/30282814 DC. (03/2015)
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher British Standards Institution
    Status Current
    Supersedes

    Standards Referencing This Book - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    BS 42020:2013 Biodiversity. Code of practice for planning and development
    BS 8903(2010) : 2010 PRINCIPLES AND FRAMEWORK FOR PROCURING SUSTAINABLY - GUIDE
    BS EN ISO 14001:2015 ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS - REQUIREMENTS WITH GUIDANCE FOR USE
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