Massmart Annual Report 2008

Glossary


ACCSA Association of Certified Chartered Accountants
Aids Acquired immune deficiency syndrome
ARV Anti-retroviral
ASA Advertising Standards Authority
BBBEE Broad-based black economic empowerment
BUSA Business Unity South Africa
CGCSA Consumer Goods Council of South Africa
CFL Compact fluorescent light bulbs
CO2 Carbon dioxide
DMA Direct Marketing Association
DTI Department of Trade and Industry
E-waste Electronic waste
FM Financial Mail
FSC Forest Stewardship Council
GIBS Gordon Institute of Business Sciences
GMP Good Manufacturing Practice
GRI Global Reporting Initiatives
HACCP Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Point
HIV Human immunodeficiency virus
kWh Kilowatt hour
LSM Living Standard Measure
NAFCOC National African Federated Chamber of Commerce
NEDLAC National Economic and Labour Council
OCSA Occupational Care South Africa
OHS Occupational Health and Safety
SANAS South African National Accreditation System
TB Tuberculoses
TSiBA Tertiary School of Business Administration
UCT University of Cape Town
UNISA University of South Africa
VAT Value added tax
WDB Women’s Development Businesses
WRI/WBCSD GHG World Resources Institute / World Business Council for Sustainable Development Greenhouse Gases
WWF World Wildlife Fund