14 Nov '11, 8pm

Airlines Filing More Sustainability Reports, but Quality Lags

Airlines Filing More Sustainability Reports, but Quality Lags

Over the past few years, we've seen corporate reporting firmly enter the mainstream, with companies in sectors as far-flung as energy and retail to technology and construction offering their stakeholders regular progress reports on their environmental, social and financial performance. The airline industry is no exception, and the number of reports bring published by airline companies has taken flight. The quality, however, is lacking, and the metrics that individual firms track are all over the map, making apples-to-apples comparisons difficult, according to a new report from PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC). The Big Four accounting firm took stock of the corporate reporting practices of 46 global airlines in the report, "Building trust in the air: Is airline corporate sustainability reporting taking off? " The short answer: sort of. Sixty-five percent of airlines in the stud...

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