Water is not only the next big environmental issue, but also the next savings opportunity, according to several companies.
A survey conducted by research analyst Ethical Corporation in May 2010 found that 99 percent of corporate sustainability managers saw water becoming a top priority for businesses in the next 5 to 10 years. The report "Unlocking the Profit in Water Savings" found that 52 percent of sustainability managers ranked "water stewardship" within the top five most important issues they now deal with.
But more interesting is the hard data supporting the trend. Companies have found that … Read more