At SustainIt we wanted to share news around what some of our market leading EHS / sustainability software partners are doing to help their customers utilize these powerful software platforms across risk, health & safety as well as sustainability to better understand more about COVID-19 related impacts to their business and staff.
Data has hugely impacted our business perspectives over the last few years. Instead of a few spreadsheets to manage our environmental impact we are now looking at complex systems in order to simplify data.
During this unprecedented time, many have been fortunate enough to be able to work from home, or work flexibly. Could our experiences in the coming weeks support a permanent shift towards flexible and virtual working?
Sustainability software helps companies collect, manage, report and ultimately drive positive change using a variety of data sources and areas. When we speak about sustainability data, we’re not just looking at environmental sustainability but instead, data related to a sustainable world in general including governance, health & safety, supply chain and Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR).
The fashion industry has been seriously criticised for being un-sustainable. A staggering 100 billion items of clothing are being produced annually, yet 50% of fast fashion pieces are disposed of within a year. 80% of this waste is then incinerated and a whopping 20% sent to into landfill.
What are the Global Goals and how can we use them to help our businesses be more sustainable and work together achieve the goals?
If you haven’t heard of them before, the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are a universal call to action to not just end poverty, but also protect the planet and improve the lives and prospects of everyone, everywhere.