Enhancing Sustainable Performance through Green Supply Chain Management Practices: A Study of Malaysian Manufacturing Firms

  • Rohani Abdullah Universiti Utara Malaysia - Malaysia
  • Marini Nurbanum Mohamad Universiti Sains Malaysia - Malaysia
  • Ramayah Thurasamy Universiti Sains Malaysia - Malaysia
Keywords: Eco-design, Green Purchasing, Reverse Logistics, Sustainable Performance, Manufacturing companies


This paper investigates the effects of green supply chain management practices on sustainable performance. This study sent a survey to 616 Malaysian ISO 14001 certified manufacturing companies. With a total of 152 usable questionnaires, the response rate was 24.68%. The findings showed that green purchasing and eco-design were found to improve all the components of sustainable performance. While reverse logistics was found to have a positive impact on social performance only. These relationships indicate that Green Supply Chain Management Practices can be of value to organizations specifically, as well to the external environment at large.


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Abdullah, R., Nurbanum Mohamad, M., & Thurasamy, R. (2020). Enhancing Sustainable Performance through Green Supply Chain Management Practices: A Study of Malaysian Manufacturing Firms . Religación. Revista De Ciencias Sociales Y Humanidades, 5(23), 163-170. Retrieved from http://revista.religacion.com/index.php/religacion/article/view/610