Business Ethics as an Approach to Adopt Environmental Responsibility among Commercial Banks in Jordan
One of the most prominent concepts of modern responsibility is the concept of environmental responsibility, as operating organizations realized that they are not isolated from society and environment, and realized the necessity of expanding their activities to include more than profit, and participate in various environmental activities. From that point, current study aimed at examining the role of business ethics (environmental ethics) on organization's adaption of environmental responsibility. Depending on quantitative approach and utilizing a questionnaire; total of (97) individuals from (22) different commercial banks in Jordan responded to the study. Results indicated that there is an influence of environmental ethics principles among organizations in adopting environmental responsibility that is attributed to participations in environmental events and supporting ecotourism.