Since the beginning of the industrial revolution, 63% of worldwide emissions of industrial CO2 and methane can be traced to only 90 companies. The weight of evidence tells us that corporations play a tremendous role in harming – or protecting – the environment.
Americans saw the planet as a key stakeholder affected by corporations. Do companies work to protect the environment and conserve resources? What role do they play in environmental damage? Below are the Components that Americans defined as important in measuring JUST environmental impact, and how we are measuring corporate performance for each of them. Click on the Components to learn more.