Corporate social responsibility perspective
Key performance question this indicator helps to answer
How well do we safeguard the environment in the execution of our business operations?
Fresh water is a scarce resource; its annual availability is limited and demand is growing. Good information about the water footprints of communities and businesses will help us to understand how we can achieve a more sustainable and equitable use of fresh water.
There are many spots in the world where serious water depletion or pollution takes place: rivers running dry, dropping lake and groundwater levels, and species endangered because of contaminated water. The water footprint ...