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What Is Sustainability

It is a state of equilibrium achieved when we take responsibility for the long term balancing of economic, environmental, and social health—not just as individuals, but also as communities and cohabitants of the Earth. Sustainability involves the interconnectedness of nature and human communities. It involves evolving our local community and global civilization in ways that makes sense socially, ecologically, and economically, and implies that we plan to be around for many generations to come.

What Are Its Benefits?

  • Social Investments
  • Resource Efficiency
  • Cleaner Air, Water, & Land
  • Increased Business Ethics
  • Social Responsiveness
  • Economic Growth
  • Cooperation
  • Human Rights
  • Local Job Creation
  • Organic & Healthy Food
  • Innovation
  • Growth Enhancement
  • Efficiency
  • Security
  • Environmental Justice
  • Life-cycle Management
  • Diversity & Biodiversity
  • Energy Efficiency
  • Margin Improvement
  • Increased Reuse & Recycling
  • Improved Labor Relations