For companies, investing in sustainability isn’t only about doing what’s right for the planet and people; it’s also about doing what’s right for their business and the bottom line.
Companies today often find themselves in a quandary when it comes to sustainable initiatives. While sustainability leaders focus on enhancing environmental and social performance by decreasing emissions, conserving resources, minimizing waste, and partnering with responsible vendors, financial leaders have additional concerns.
Following a devastating hurricane season in 2018, the North Carolina Department of Transportation (NCDOT) partnered with SWCA to stabilize and restore a particularly vulnerable portion of highway using a living shoreline.
Modeling by NCDOT’s Hydraulics Unit showed that in the likely event of a future hurricane, a 830-foot section of shoreline along NC 24 in Swansb
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