Clean, consistent water supply — it's essential for businesses to operate—and investors, consumers, and other stakeholders know it. They’re demanding more information on how companies are using—and conserving-- this critical resource, which presents both challenges and opportunities to companies. So what do you need to know?
PwC has been advising the UN’s CEO Water Mandate on developing guidelines for corporate water disclosures in an effort to create a more common approach to reporting water issues. The guidelines improve the ability of stakeholder audiences to evaluate a company’s water practices and make comparisons across companies, but there are material benefits to your business as well.
Calculating water’s value to your organization can better prepare you for long-term decision making across the business, including the opportunity to innovate. Ask yourself the following questions:
Visit the UN’s website to read the CEO Water Mandate guidelines in detail, and check out our recent article on CFO.com about the value at risk if companies can’t access the water they need.