30 Nov '17, 10am

Water stewardship: Tell me, show me, prove it

My last column generated an online discussion about the overall role of "collective" action in water stewardship strategies and the role of the Alliance for Water Stewardship (AWS) standard and certification. Before we dive into the conversation, an overview of AWS’s mission and standard: "To lead a global network that promotes responsible use of freshwater that is socially and economically beneficial and environmentally sustainable." The organization achieves its mission through the International Water Stewardship Standard (aka the AWS Standard), which "drives, recognizes and rewards good water stewardship performance." Since my last GreenBiz column, I also have had several discussions with colleagues about this topic and about the recent AWS Water Stewardship Forum . The online dialogue and subsequent conversations reminded me of a comment from a colleague about sustaina...

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