BHP Billiton Case Study
One such stakeholder who affects or is affected by BHP Billiton is the Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs). BHP Billiton is an extremely large company with uncountable operations. If they were to take even a single step to help protect the environment, it would cause a great tidal effect that would contribute very much to the preservation and conservation of our environment. Thus it would be of the best interest for the NGOs to help large companies that have substantial impact on the environment, such as BHP Billiton, to protect the environment or, at the very least, cause minimal damage to the environment.
. BHP Billiton is the largest mining company in the world according to the revenues in the year 2013. Therefore, they have many mine lands. Rather then leaving them abandoned, BHP Billiton can cause a major change and heal the scars of nature wrought by mining activities through the reusing of abandoned mine lands, especially the reforestation of abandoned mine lands. However, more than the money that BHP Billiton has to offer, the reforestation of abandoned mine lands requires time, effort and skills which cannot be afforded by BHP Billiton but can be provided by willing NGOs. The cooperation of BHP Billiton with NGOs like Eden Reforestation Project can bring a drastic increase in the number of trees in the world which in turn can increase the amount of oxygen in the world and reduce the greenhouse