Social costs and the environment

HideShow resource information
  • Created by: Aliyah
  • Created on: 14-05-10 18:43

Businesses affect the local environment - both natural and social. Ethical businesses try to keep the impact of their operations on the environment to a minimum.

Social costs and the environment

Business activity has an impact on the natural environment:

  • Resources such as timber, oil and metals are used to manufacture goods.
  • Manufacturing can have unintended spillover effects on others in the form of noise and pollution.


No comments have yet been made

Similar Business Studies resources:

See all Business Studies resources »See all Business environment resources »