21 Jun '11, 9am

Water Scarcity, the Next Business Challenge and Differentiator

Water Scarcity, the Next Business Challenge and Differentiator

Nevertheless, water is still not on many companies’ radar, but it has sparked concern among pension fund managers and on Wall Street. As Brooke Barton of Ceres points out, the largest financial firms are warning companies that they must disclose investors more about risks from water scarcity. JPMorgan insists that many sectors are and will be affected by water’s tenuous future; UBS has warned that economies from California to China have stalled in part due to water shortages; and Goldman Sachs has a financial tool to help companies and investors recognize water “hot spots” in both their organizations and supply chains.

Full article: http://www.triplepundit.com/2011/06/water-scarcity-busine...

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