The SEC Sustainability Disclosure Search helps you understand how companies are tackling material risks and opportunities they face from sustainability issues like climate change and water availability and quality. Which companies report on these issues in SEC filings? How much—and what—do they say? Has their disclosure changed over time?
Free to download, the Aqua Gauge is an Excel-based tool that produces an intuitive, graphic output of company performance. Companies and investors can use the tool to evaluate a company’s existing water risk management approach, evaluating 20 core aspects of water risk management on a sliding scale from initial steps to leading practice. The Aqua Gauge assessment covers all aspects of water risk management — from policy development and data gathering, to business planning and goal-setting, stakeholder engagement and disclosure.
Drawing on leading practices in the field, and addressing environmental, social, and governance issues, the SAQ is a “conversation starter” for companies to use with their suppliers as they begin to assess the sustainability risks in their supply chains. The goal is to help companies be more competitive and build resiliency in their supply chains by identifying, assessing, managing and disclosing supply chain sustainability risks.