CARDANOSE Angela Gomez Khaled Al Tararwa Michaela Dupuis Lauren Cudney Jackson Stevens
Plastics 18th century Alexander Parkes
DAMAGING AND POLLUTING!
CARDANOSE Non-edible Cellulose Cardanol
External Business Environment
External Environment of Business Petrochemical-based plastic vsBioplatic Top producers of Bioplastic in the world. US, Europe and Asia Pacific. Oligopoly. High production (ADM and Cargill).
The Market Competition in the market. European Bioplatic organization. High Development and lack of economies. Mass Production of Bioplastic. Development of crude oil.
Government and Patent Control Patent Law. Product cost and selling prices. Inaccessible to small-scale business. Reasonable to register patents. High cost of developing.
Environment US Code of Federal Regulations. (CFR) Federal Trade Commission. Laws and provisions. Biodegradability and compostable. Environmental Standards. Other countries regulations.
Technology and Available Resources Synthesis of non-edible cellulose and cardanol Willamina Lumber Company in Oregon Cashew production in the South Pacific Pictures from Wikipedia and Gizmag.com
Internal Business Environment
What Are We?
Limited Liability Company
Limited Liability for debt
No double taxation
Less IRS regulations
Closed Corporation to going Open Corporation
Employees BOD appointed by shareholders CEO President etc. Scientists, Software Developers, PR, Janitors… Completely automated production PR Team: get the information to consumers!!
Controls CEO big decisions BOD Majority Vote Employee Empowerment Scientists and S.D. make own decisions unless huge company decision Why? CONFIDENCE, EFFICIENCY, MOTIVATION
Controls (cont.) Balanced Scoreboard Measure performance: Financial Return Customer Service Business Process Ability to learn and grow Hierarchical and Decentralized Close Contact with buyers and suppliers
Rewards Helping the Environment by eliminating PE plastics forever Biodegradable Plastic
Triple Bottom Line Performance
Profit Can completely replace PPE plastics Cheap to produce Easy to use in products Recognizable to consumers
"Crude Oil Production Forecast to 2015." Gregor.us. 10 Nov. 2010. Web. 04 Oct. 2011. <http://gregor.us/oil/crude-oil-production-forecast-to-2015/>.
30 million tons of plastic waste in 2009
1 billion plastic bags yearly
500 plastic cups for every worker per year
People 20% rule for employee pay 8% of all profit to Global Action Plan No outsourcing, completely fair-trade