#NaturalCapital at Risk – The Top 100 Externalities of Business

The report was released recently at an Environment summit in New Delhi by The TEEB for Business Coalition, a global, multi stakeholder platform formed to develop and support the uptake of natural capital accounting in business decision-making. The report estimates the top 100 environmental externalities are costing the global economy $4.7 trillion a year in terms of the economic costs of greenhouse gas emissions, loss of natural resources, loss of nature-based services such as carbon storage by forests, climate change and air pollution-related health costs.

via Business coalition study shows urgency of green economy transition on Environmental Expert.

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