Did you know that the Paris Climate Agreement doesn’t mention water at all? It’s true, and it’s strange, because climate change and water scarcity are two global problems that are connected very closely.
Ecolab, an endorser since 2012, successfully submitted their CEO Water Mandate Communication on Progress (COP) document for 2019.
The Navigator is a completely free online tool that offers a roadmap for businesses to take a holistic approach to water management. It is supported by a practical guide to smart, sustainable water practices at the facility level the helps companies advance along a “Water Maturity Curve.”
Ecolab Inc. successfully submitted their CEO Water Mandate Communication on Progress (COP) document for 2018.
Ecolab has achieved Alliance for Water Stewardship (AWS) certification at its two manufacturing facilities in California, in Carson and City of Industry.
By the year 2030, water demand is expected to exceed sustainable supply by 40 percent, but only 42 percent of respondents from a recent survey conducted by Ecolab and GreenBiz Group cited water management as a strategic corporate initiative.
More and more companies will be setting context-based water targets and pursuing innovative water re-use strategies, and I believe we’ll see accelerated progress in closing the water gap.