06 Mar '12, 1pm

Networked Environmental Data Will Help Mainstream Sustainability

Networked Environmental Data Will Help Mainstream Sustainability

If sustainability is going to become truly mainstream, we need millions of companies to engage, not thousands. Looking at the rate of change in engagement over the past decade, we are not moving quickly enough. Unfortunately environmental physics doesn’t wait for policy or profit-motives: we need innovators like Steve Howard at Ikea -- who recently announced that their suppliers will have to be 100% compliant with their sustainable procurement policies -- to lead the way.

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