• Jana Jaďuďová Matej Bel University in Banská Bystrica, Faculty of Natural Sciences
  • Jana Hroncová Vicianová Matej Bel University, Faculty of Economics



integrated management tools, paper and pulp companies, corporate social responsibility


Objective of the article is to analysis correlation of selected integrated management tools (QMS, EMS, OHSAS, CSR) of the selected corporate characteristics (size, ownership, legal form of business, profit and region). Subject of the analysis are small, medium and large the paper and pulp companies in Slovakia. The survey was conducted on a selective sample of 126 companies. We evaluated the results using Spearman coefficient and the Chi quadrant in SPSS 2.0. Based on p-value = 0.639 we can confirm, that the selection set is representative in accordance to the company's size. Based on the results we can conclude that in the examined sample the number of implemented IMS systems has impact on the company size (p-value = 0.000), type of ownership (p-value = 0.017) and profit (p-value = 0.0000005). Corporate Social Responsibility, as a component of IMS, in the examined sample was represented by only 7.14 %.


ADAMKOVIČOVÁ, A. 2016. Dobrovoľné nástroje evironmentálnej politiky. Journal Enviromagazín 21(6):9-10.

BERNARDO, M., M. GIANNI, K. GOTZAMANI a A. SIMON. 2017. Is there a common pattern to integrate multiple management systems? A comparative analysis between organizations in Greece and Spain. Journal of Cleaner Production 151: 121-133. DOI:

GEJDOŠ, P. 2016. Analysis of performance improvement of wood processing companies in Slovakia and the Czech Republic through the implementation of quality. ACTA FACULTATIS XYLOLOGIAE ZVOLEN, 58(1): 113−124. DOI:

GIRI, J., A. SRIVASTAVA, S. P. PACHAURI a P. C. SRIVASTAVA. 2014. Effluents from Paper and Pulp Industries and their impact on soil properties and chemical composition of plants. Journal of Environment and Waste Management Vol. 1(1): 026-030.

Green report, 2016. Report on Forestry in the Slovak Republic 2015 [online]. Bratislava - Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development of the Slovak Republic, National Forest Centre Zvolen. 76 p. [cit. 2017-06-15]. Dostupné na: file:///C:/Users/DELL/Downloads/zelena_sprava_2016%20(1).pdf

HRONEC, Š. a J. ŠTRANGFELDOVÁ. 2013. Socio-economic effect of education in the context of economic return. The new education review 32: 172-183.

CHOVANCOVÁ, J., M. MAJERNÍK a J. JURÍKOVÁ. 2010. Integrated management systems. Communications 12(1): 7-74.

CHOVANCOVÁ, J. a J. TEJ. 2013. Implementation of quality environment and safety management systems with focus on their mutual integration. In Proceedings of the 13rd International Conference. 1st editon. Bratislava, April 18-19, 2013. Žilina - Strix. Edícia ESE-14, 11-15.

KORIMOVÁ, G. a J. HRONCOVÁ-VICIANOVÁ. 2014. Tools of state support in selected areas of corporate social responsibility in Slovakia. In Proceeding of the 19th international conference Theoretical and practical aspects of public finance 2014. Prague, p. 126-136.






Research Studies / Vedecké práce