18 Apr '11, 2pm

Sustainability Strategies on the Rise, But Fewer in US

Asked to identify the top three benefits from their sustainability program, the U.S. respondents most often chose: better or more efficient business processes and practices, increased profitability or shareholder value, and the ability to attract or retain new or existing customers. U.S. executives identified the key business drivers of sustainability-related business objectives as enhancing brand reputation (37 percent), regulatory or legal compliance (35 percent), reducing costs (34 percent), product or service differentiation (24 percent), and increasing profitability and managing sustainability risks (both 23 percent).

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