The effects of climate change are being felt throughout the world. Business is at risk from environmental threats such as air pollution, water scarcity and land degradation. Human health is suffering, increasing costs and placing a huge strain on oversubscribed services.

Governments and regulators recognise the urgent need to address these issues, and that policy is the key to sustainable growth and development. Evidence-based policies will facilitate the transition to a sustainable, low-carbon economy – enabling more resilient and competitive businesses and improving prosperity and wellbeing in society.

Trucost’s world-leading environmental metrics help identify policy measures which are cost effective and fit for purpose, enabling sustainability issues to be fully integrated into mainstream policy making. Our net positive analysis demonstrates the costs and benefits of action, providing a transparent picture of performance to evaluate the success.