—The rising environmental concerns are
encouraging consumers to have greater awareness of their
purchase decisions. Firms are implementing measures geared to
offering green substitutes for traditional products and services.
However, the effort towards sustainable supply chain
management (SSCM) is not as straightforward since
organization would face obstacles. The aim of this paper is to
identify the barriers and drivers towards the implementation of
the sustainable supply chain management (SSCM). Through the
review of the literature, it was found that there are various
factors that have been documented to influence an organization
in making the decision towards SSCM implementation.
—Green, sustainable, supply chain, drivers,
M. Y. Tay, Y. Abdul Aziz, and S. Sidek are with the Faculty of
Economics and Management, Universiti Putra Malaysia, Selangor, Malaysia
(e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com, and
A. Abd. Rahman is with the Halal Product Research Institute, Universiti
Putra Malaysia, Serdang, Selangor, Malaysia (e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org).
Cite: Mee Yean Tay, Azmawani Abd Rahman, Yuhanis Abdul Aziz, and Shafie Sidek, " A Review on Drivers and Barriers towards Sustainable
Supply Chain Practices," International Journal of Social Science and Humanity vol. 5, no. 10, pp. 892-897, 2015.