Module 2: CP in a Broader Environmental Context

‘CP’ focuses on the production process, and continuously seeks opportunities for improving the process, particularly with the view to reducing costs. Yet the CP process itself has to take place in and should take cognisance of the legal, social and environmental context of the production process. This module will discuss of some the main issues involved in this broader context, including the Health and Safety (of workers and of surrounding communities), the immediate and possible cumulative environmental impacts of the manufacturing process, and product safety.


Module 2: Core Notes