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Environmental Risk and Sustainability in World Economic Forum’s Global Risk Report 2014

The World Economic Forum (WEF) has published its Ninth Global Risks Report.  We look forward to this report every year.  This year, a number of items caught our attention related to environmental management, sustainability, human rights and risk assessment methodologies. Environmental management.  Man-made environmental catastrophes did not make the Top …

WalMart’s Hot Air

Yesterday, the world’s largest retailer and its cadre of sustainability advisors released the 61-page Walmart Supplier GHG Innovation Program: Guidance Document. Elm …

Well, There You Have It…

NYT reports that Washington has abandoned hope of issuing carbon legislation this year, including cap-and-trade.   The inaction is also dragging down …

McKinsey Study on Sustainability

Last month, McKinsey & Co. published a study titled “How companies manage sustainability”.  The survey was conducted in February 2010 and received …