22 Feb '12, 9pm

3 Common Sustainability Hurdles that Every Company Must Overcome

3 Common Sustainability Hurdles that Every Company Must Overcome

When it comes to understanding and embracing sustainability, organizations know the what and the why, but they're still grappling with the how. That's the focus of a new report by the London-based sustainability consultancy Lavery Pannell . In "Sustainability: the HOW ," Grey Lavery and Nick Pannell lay out three major hurdles with which they've seem numerous companies struggle, as they look for a means of improving their organization's sustainability record while keeping profitability in focus. After describing each hurdle, which they say can "stall or derail a sustainability program," the authors lay out strategies for circumventing the issue, as well as very brief case study to illustrate their point. The three hurdles described are: • Moving beyond compliance with environmental standards, to achieve business value. It sounds counterintuitive, but the key to moving beyo...

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