WHERE IMPACT MATTERS

Top Environmental Problems and their Impact on Global Business

Our planet is plagued by environmental problems that deplete natural resources and strain livelihoods, many of which are exacerbated by poor industrial practices. If left unchecked, environmental problems negatively impact businesses both directly, as in supply chain disruptions, and indirectly, as in health hazards that lead to loss of man-hours and efficiency. Following are some common environmental problems that businesses need to address to ensure sustainability and long-term financial viability. Read More

INDUSTRY UPDATES

Nissan Cuts CO2 Emissions by 22.6%

Nissan says it achieved a 22.6% percent cut in CO2 in 2014 when compared to fiscal year 2005, thus achieving its goal to reduce CO2 emissions from corporate activities by 20 percent during that period. Read More

Tougher Rules for Underground Storage Tanks

Hundreds of thousands of facilities across the US with underground storage tanks (UST) will now face tougher requirements that the EPA says will improve prevention and detection of petroleum releases from USTs — one of the leading sources of groundwater contamination. Read More

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JUL 2015
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