Public concern about issues such as climate change and the impact of business on society has never been more intense than it is today. Accordingly, sustainability has now risen to the very top of the corporate agenda. Topics such as carbon management, energy efficiency, corporate social responsibility and public safety are no longer just the concern of functional specialists.
Businesses today need to integrate sustainability fully into their strategies - not only to minimise potential losses but also to exploit new business opportunities arising from the sustainability agenda. These may include new products and services to meet developing sustainability needs, new technologies and/or supply chains to improve sustainability performance, or new business models to access and develop emerging markets and support the creation of sustainable communities.
Arthur D. Little has helped over 150 organisations over the past 20 years to respond to the sustainability agenda, embedding sustainability into the way they do business and helping companies develop fit for purpose responses to the sustainability agenda. Arthur D. Little can help companies integrate sustainability into their business strategies. Arthur D. Little offers a comprehensive approach to sustainability that delivers real business benefits in short and long term – our approach is rooted in strategy, technology and innovation. We do this in three particular ways:
Arthur D. Little has a dedicated global carbon advisory service focusing on helping companies make business sense of complex carbon issues.
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