GEP

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AcronymDefinition
GEPGemeinschaftswerk der Evangelischen Publizistik gGmbH
GEPGlobal Economic Prospects
GEPGrid Engine Portal
GEPGauteng Enterprise Propeller (South Africa)
GEPGrolier Electronic Publishing
GEPGood Ecological Potential (water quality)
GEPGood Engineering Practice
GEPGeneral Education Program
GEPGeneral English Program (various locations)
GEPGlobal Entrepreneur Program (various locations)
GEPGirls' Education Project (UNICEF)
GEPGene Expression Programming
GEPGlobal Education Project (various locations)
GEPGel Electrophoresis (molecular biology)
GEPGraduate Entry Programme (UK)
GEPGuanine Nucleotide-Exchange Protein
GEPGroup on Environmental Performance (Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development)
GEPGifted Education Programme
GEPGastro Entero Pancreatic (tumors)
GEPGeneral Electric Plastics
GEPGrupo Editorial Producto (Spanish: Editorial Group Product)
GEPGround Entry Point
GEPGeen Enkel Probleem (Dutch: No Problem)
GEPGlobal Excess Partners (New York, NY)
GEPGood Efficacy Practice
GEPGrassroots Empowerment Project (Wisconsin)
GEPGroupe d'Expertise Pluraliste (French: Pluralistic Expertise Group; uranium mining)
GEPGenesis Environmental Projects (Israel)
GEPGuided Explosive Projectile (Deus Ex game)
GEPGold Electroplate
GEPGood Epidemiology Practice
GEPGrant Engineering Products
GEPGeneral Expenditure Policy (UK)
GEPGross Earned Premiums (insurance)
GEPGood Environmental Practice
GEPGenetic Evaluation Program
GEPGoddard Experiment Package (telescope)
GEPGroupe d'Étude du Pied
GEPGeneral Election Period (US Medicare)
GEPGeneric Plan
GEPGreen Edge Products (Canada)
GEPGrupo Especial de Policía (Guatemala)
GEPGrupo Especial Policial
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Once requirements are met, the schools may apply for the Green Flag which is an internationally acknowledged eco-certification for good environmental practice.
The service promotes good environmental practice to firms while helping them improve their own business.
Fair trade schemes also encourage good environmental practice and sustainable production.
They also urged the Commission to promote certification of good environmental practice whilst enhancing visibility at the national level.
The Encams (Environmental Campaigns) Green Flag is a Europe-wide initiative encouraging good environmental practice in schools.
Trevor Jones, environmental projects manager at HTI said: "This is an excellent opportunity for local businesses and schools to showcase good environmental practice in the region.
Too often it is assumed that good environmental practice will filter down to the SME population through the good practice of exemplars, those involved in ISO 14001 and those embedded in green supply chains -- paradoxically often in the automotive industry.
These encouraging statistics reflect a widespread corporate perception that environmentally sensitive management is a good thing either, in the case of 72% of companies, because it is thought good environmental practice can save between 1% and 10% revenue or, in 85% of cases because it helps project a positive public image to customers.
A member of Green Globe, the worldwide environmental management programme initiated by the World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC), Serena Hotels also received a green tick, based on the World Travel Market's Ten Point Declaration for Good Environmental Practice.
These commitments are set out in a Code of good environmental practice proposed by AISE, the Association Internationale de la Savonnerie, de la D tergence et des Produits d'entretien, and taken up in a Recommendation due to be adopted by the European Commission on July 22.
Soon, good environmental practice will become as natural as putting on the coffee in the morning -- and much more stimulating.