Raising The Bar - Building sustainable business value through environmental targets

This report reviews environmental targets being set by companies in the FTSE 100 and highlights best practice by identifying exemplars.

Publication date: June 2011 - Information in this report was correct at the time of publication

Through conversations with leading companies we explore how they decide on what environmental targets to set, what benefits they derive from stretching robust and transparent targets, what challenges they face and how their targets are likely to evolve in the future.

The report covers:

  • What makes a 'high quality' environmental target?
  • Exemplar targets within the FTSE 100
  • Experiences of the exemplars, including benefits of strong environmental targets, specific challenges to be managed, broader trends to be considered and the importance of leadership
  • Key advice for setting high quality environmental targets

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