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Green Practices Among Employees for Environmental Sustainability of the Vehicle Service Industry

Nornazira Suhairom, Nur Azura Said and Mohd Zolkifli Abd Hamid
Keywords: attitude, awarenesgreen practices, knowledge, skills, social science.

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Suhairom, N., Said, N.A. and Hamid, M.Z.A, 2020. Green Practices Among Employees for Environmental Sustainability of the Vehicle Service Industry. United International Journal for Research & Technology (UIJRT), 2(2), pp.26-32.

Abstract

Efforts in addressing the effects of environmental pollution is significant, thus supports the national green economic growth. This study aims to identify green practices as perceived by employees in vehicle service industry. This study employs quantitative research design. The survey instrument is in the form of a questionnaire which utilizing a five-point Liker-like scale. A pilot study has been conducted with 30 respondents and the value of Alpha Cronbach for each contructs ranges between 0.8- 0.9. A total number of 70 respondents from four vehicle service centres in Johore state were involved in the actual study. Data analysis was conducted using the Statistical Package for The Social Science (SPSS) version 22 to determine the mean for each research objectives and Spearman Rho correlation method were utilized to look at the relationship between the four constructs of green practice. This study also uses Mann-Whitney and Kruskall Wallis tests for see the difference the demographics of respondents against constructs under reviewed. The study shows that the majority of respondents demonstrates good awareness, knowledge, attitude and skills towards green practices in waste management. In summary, employees in the vehicle service industry demonstrates increased concern on the needs for effective environmental-friendly waste management in vehicle service industry.

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