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The ROI of Sustainability: Understanding the Business Benefits

There is general consensus among business leaders and investors that business success today requires a commitment to sustainability. The ROI of Sustainability white paper defines a model for calculating the ROI for investments in sustainable business.It includes tangible and intangible benefits related to cost savings, revenue enhancement, employee and customer satisfaction and business risk.


Executive Summary – The ROI Model for Sustainability Programs
The Business Benefits of Sustainability – Roadmap and Executive Alignment and Support
The ROI Model Defined – Tangible and Intangible Benefits, KPIs, Metrics
Tangible Benefits – Cost Savings & Higher Revenue
Intangible Benefits – Marketing Improvements, Employee Retention and Recruitment
Risk Reduction – Understanding materiality and business impact
Conclusion – Creating the Business Case for Sustainability