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2018 | 104 | 102-116
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Environmental performance indicators used in the EMAS system on the example of Czestochowa Municipal Company

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The subject of consideration of the following study are environmental performance indicators used in the Eco-Management and Audit Scheme (EMAS) as a tool for assessing the organization's environmental performance. EMAS is an element of environmental management in organizations, is based on European Union guidelines and regulations, about on the voluntary participation of the organisation in the Eco-Management and Audit System. The following considerations concern the comparative analysis of environmental performance indicators in 2012-2015 at the Czestochowa Municipal Company in order to assess the development of environmental performance of the organization.
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  • Faculty of Management, Czestochowa University of Technology, Czestochowa Poland
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