11 Sep '12, 1pm

At a critical point: The good business of protecting biodiversity

At a critical point: The good business of protecting biodiversity

A new report by an organization that represents hundreds of businesses worldwide -- with combined revenues of over $7 trillion – is bringing new attention to how innovative approaches for sustainability and environmental protection are gaining international momentum and public acceptance. The World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) report Biodiversity and ecosystem services: scaling up business solutions says the global business community is at a critical point where corporations need to think and act differently. James Griffiths, WBCSD’s managing director of ecosystems, forest solutions and water, believes a growing number of global companies are starting to appreciate their dependency on continued biodiversity and sustainable ecosystems – as well as the risks that come from the loss of biodiversity and the degradation of ecosystems. “It is no longer ju...

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