Environmental sustainability

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The Business Behind Environmental Sustainability

Many organizations are discovering that environmental sustainability efforts make good business sense. Sustainability and environmentally friendly operations can be more cost-efficient and help reduce waste. “Our efforts over the years have shown us the impact we can have, not just on the environment, but on our business,” says Andrea Mardock, vice president and environmental programs

European firms leading global drive for sustainable business

The professional services giant’s Change Readiness Index, published late last week, ranks 140 nations on how effectively their policymakers and business communities prepare for, and respond to, major changes – from digitisation, to conflict and global warming. It ranks business action on rapid change based on a metric it dubs ‘Enterprise Sustainability’, which takes into

Diet and food production must radically change to save planet

Transformation of the global food system is urgently needed as more than 3 billion people are malnourished (including people who are undernourished and overnourished), and food production is exceeding planetary boundaries -- driving climate change, biodiversity loss, pollution due to over-application of nitrogen and phosphorus fertilizers, and unsustainable changes in water and land use. The