George Hawkins, CEO and General Manager of the District of Columbia Water and Sewer Authority, stands on the front line of a challenge faced by water utilities across the country. Unpredictable and extreme weather strains legacy water infras
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Water is an area very much in need of disruption. I’m not talking about turning off the faucet to disrupt its flow, but rather reacting to the alarming statistics on water demand. According to McKinsey & Company, global demand for water will exceed viable resources by 40 percent by 2030.
[Editor's Note: Andrew Morlet, CEO, The Ellen MacArthur Foundation, will provide keynote remarks at the 2016 Sustainability Conference, Better Business, Better World: Mainstreaming the Circular Economy.
At the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation, we get the privilege of working the business community on the work they do to make a positive impact around the world. And, every spring, we ask businesses to share that positive work by submitting a nomination for the Corporate Citizenship Awards!
Can being sustainable increase a person’s happiness? A recent social experiment by Tetra Pak looked to find out.
California is in a time of unprecedented drought, and companies want to know what it means for their business. In this one hour webinar, in partnership with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation, Ceres, and the U.S. Water Alliance, attendees will learn about the current state of the drought, including where water comes from and how it is managed in the state. Speakers will also highlight how the drought is impacting business operations and financial performance.