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Businesses are Increasingly Seeing Sustainability as a Precompetitive Issue



Posted on 09 March 2011
From The Guardian: The Oromo of Ethiopia have a saying: "You can't wake a person who's pretending to sleep." Recent reports tell us we are consuming natural resources at a rate faster than the Earth is replenishing them. The data shows we are currently consuming the equivalent of 1.5 planets to support human activities. For bankers, this is equivalent to living on the principle; for farmers, it is like eating your seed. We are quite literally eating the planet. Read more...