At the same time more corporations are recognising that there is value and opportunity in responsibility beyond the next quarter’s results; that what is good for people and the planet can also be good for the long term bottom line and shareholder value.
In this report, KPMG’s network of firms analyses a system of ten sustainability megaforces that will impact each and every business over the next 20 years.
- The costs of environmental impacts of business operations are doubling every 14 years
- Companies should expect increases in external environmental costs which today are often not shown on financial statements
- Businesses and policymakers must take joint strategic decisions and act now.