This paper highlights the main positive and negative aspects of the American standard SA8000 of social management systems for business, with particular regard to the critical aspects that have arisen from its application in countries with labour-intensive and low-tech industries.

Problems and benefits of a social accountability system

BECHIS, Marco;TORAZZO, Annamaria;MARCHESE, Aurelio
2001

Abstract

This paper highlights the main positive and negative aspects of the American standard SA8000 of social management systems for business, with particular regard to the critical aspects that have arisen from its application in countries with labour-intensive and low-tech industries.
13th IGWT Symposium “Commodity Science in Global Quality Perspective. Products - Technology, Quality and Environment”
Maribor, Slovenia
2-8 September 2001
Proceedings of the 13th IGWT Symposium “Commodity Science in Global Quality Perspective. Products - Technology, Quality and Environment”
Ekonomsko-poslovna faculteta, Editor in Chief: V. Musil
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Social management system; SA8000 standard; Critical aspect
M. BECHIS; A. TORAZZO; A. MARCHESE
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