Nestle Waters plans to certify 20 of its factories with the Alliance for Water Stewardship (AWS) Standard by 2020, including sites in Africa, Asia, Canada, Europe, Latin America, and the US as part of its
Sites become certified as they progress against the 30 core AWS criteria that is verified by credible, independent, third party certification bodies.
Water issues covered by the regulations and policies in the city and state where a facility is located may not be the only water issues that a company faces, according to Nelson Switzer, chief sustainability officer of Nestle Waters NA. For example, regulations may cover water quality in terms of … Read more »
A misguided approach to water-related risk management is business as usual at the world’s largest global companies such as BP, Bayer, Lockheed Martin, General Motors, Nestle, Walmart and Unilever, according to a CDP report released today. Instead of focusing on reducing water use, which CDP says threatens shareholder value and … Read more »