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25 Tidbits About Sustainability That Might Surprise You


Leaders across industries, from manufacturing to healthcare to food production and more, have sustainability on their minds.

Environmental goals, often part of a broader environmental, social and governance (ESG) strategy, drive business decisions more than ever as consumers expect businesses to take these issues into account. Once you dig into the data, it’s not hard to understand why. Some statistics can be a bit sobering, but others underline how much progress has already been made in critical areas such as:

  • energy management
  • indoor air quality
  • waste reduction
  • water conservation

Here are some facts and insights that may help explain why these matters are receiving more emphasis.

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