Five Questions Businesses Must Answer to Advance Toward SustainabilityPosted: August 4, 2012
Latest Sustainability Metrics Beg Questions to Narrow Environmental Impacts Gap
ATLANTA, GA, Aug 02, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) — Interface, Inc. IFSIA +5.23% , the worldwide leader in design, production and sales of environmentally responsible modular carpet, has linked sustainability progress to inquiry since 1994, when a customer asked a question about the company’s position on the environment and Interface was not satisfied with its own answer. With the release of the company’s latest 2011 EcoMetrics(R) and SocioMetrics(TM) report, tracking annual global environmental and social effects, Interface today offers five questions in need of answers for sustainability progress.
“Disciplined measurement is one way Interface accounts for what it takes from the earth and helps us to ultimately take less from the earth,” said Erin Meezan, vice president of sustainability for Interface, Inc. “And some of the questions that we’re asking as a result are not unique to Interface. Without a doubt, finding answers has universal meaning that can ultimately lead to a better future for the environment and for business.”
Answers to the following questions can test any business’ approach to becoming a sustainable organization: Read more >>>