17 Oct '11, 12pm

Many Companies Struggle to Get Environmental Data from Systems

Major companies are generally satisfied with the accuracy and completeness of data in their sustainability performance management systems, but 39 percent say the systems are poorly integrated and 38 percent say it’s too hard to get the data they need, according to a report by Green Research. For Sustainability Performance Management Systems , Green Research asked 32 senior sustainability executives in North America and Europe about the IT systems that help them monitor, track and analyze environmental and sustainability data. Of the companies, 92 percent had revenues over $1 billion, with 53 percent making over $10 billion. Companies with effective systems said benefits have included a streamlined process for setting environmental goals, greater employee engagement, and reduced time and effort to produce reports and respond to NGO questionnaires. But 19 percent said data a...

Full article: http://www.environmentalleader.com/2011/10/17/many-compan...

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