[PDF] Sustainability Concepts in Decision-Making: Tools and Approaches for the US Environmental Protection Agency

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Author: Committee on Scientific Tools and Approaches for Sustainability | Publisher: NAS Press | Category: Management | Language: English | Page: 156 | ISBN: 0309312329 | ISBN13: 9780309312325 |

Description: This book examines scientific tools methods, and approaches for incorporating sustainability concepts into assessments used to support Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) decision making. This volume examines both currently available and emerging tools, methods, and approaches to find those most appropriate for assessing and/or evaluating potential economic, social and environmental outcomes within an EPA decision context. The book discusses data needs and post-decision evaluation of outcomes on dimensions of sustainability. The recommendations of this report will assist the agency to optimize environmental, social, and economic outcomes in EPA decisions. Contents SUMMARY 1. INTRODUCTION The Committee’s Task The Committee’s Approach to Its Task Organization of the Report 2. SUSTAINABILITY: FROM IDEAS TO ACTIONS Factors That Drive the Need for Sustainability Tools and Approaches Sustainability in the Environmental Protection Agency 3. TOOLS AND METHODS TO SUPPORT DECISION-MAKING Introduction Systems Thinking Establishing the Level of Analysis Needed for an Activity The Environmental Protection Agency’s Sustainability Analytics Report Sustainability Tools and Methods Assessment Individual Tools and Approaches Tools, Uncertainty, and Tradeoffs Key Conclusions and Recommendations 4. CASE STUDIES OF APPLICATIONS OF SUSTAINABILITY TOOLS AND APPROACHES Introduction The Design for Environment Program Combined-Sewer Overflow Site Remediation Implementation of National Ambient-Air Quality Standards Renewable-Fuel Standard Considering Generation of Electricity from Natural Gas in a Value-Chain Context Conclusions and Recommendations 5. PRIVATE-SECTOR AND PRIVATE–PUBLIC PARTNERSHIP SUSTAINABILITY INITIATIVES: APPLICABILITY TO ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY DECISION-MAKING Corporate Drivers of Sustainability Initiatives Collaboration as Central to Operationalizing Sustainability Concepts Sustainability Initiatives Outside the Environmental Protection Agency Innovation Opportunities for the Environmental Protection Agency Conclusions and Recommendations 6. IDENTIFYING AND ADDRESSING NEW ISSUES Introduction Key Considerations for Identifying and Addressing New Issues Specific Challenges The Nexus of New Issues with Environmental Protection Agency’s Focus Areas of Sustainability Key Conclusions and Recommendations 7. APPLYING SUSTAINABILITY TOOLS AND METHODS TO STRENGTHEN ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY DECISION-MAKING “Nudging The Future”: The Environmental Protection Agency’s Evolving Role in Managing Sustainability Issues Motivations for Leadership by Business, Nongovernment Organizations, and Government Relationship of Risk-Assessment–Risk-Management Decision-Making to Sustainability Tools And Approaches Key Conclusions and Recommendations REFERENCES APPENDIXES A. STATEMENT OF TASK B. BIOGRAPHIC INFORMATION ON THE COMMITTEE ON SCIENTIFIC TOOLS AND APPROACHES FOR SUSTAINABILITY C. THE SUSTAINABILITY ASSESSMENT AND MANAGEMENT APPROACH D. GLOSSARY OF SUSTAINABILITY TOOLS AND APPROACHES E. APPLICATION OF GENERAL EVALUATION CRITERIA

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