chapter  6
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Can Something Be Done to Regain the Initiative for Global Sustainable Industrial Development?

The key concern for global environmental management is: how can we create an integrated approach to sustainable industrial development that will secure 'our common future'? In its broadest vision, this would result in a world where businesses contribute to the 'triple bottom line' of sound economic, social and environmental health. In this context, the management of corporate performance and its impact on nature takes on a pressing urgency.