Case Studies

Natural Capital Protocol: Case Study for Novartis

22nd June 2017
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The company in brief: Novartis is a multinational pharmaceutical company based in Switzerland, and one of the largest pharmaceutical companies by both market cap and sales. Novartis develops, manufactures, and markets healthcare products, providing solutions for patients worldwide. The company operates in the segments of innovative pharmaceuticals, eyecare, generics, vaccines/diagnostics and consumer health. Why a… [more]

Natural Capital Protocol: Case Study for AkzoNobel

22nd June 2017
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The company in brief: AkzoNobel is a Dutch multinational chemical company, producing paints, performance coatings and speciality chemicals, and supplying paint ingredients, protection and colours to a worldwide industry and consumer base. The company’s products are also inputs to a variety of industrial manufacturing streams for pharmaceuticals, pulp and paper, and in the production of… [more]

Natural Capital Protocol: Case Study for Dow Chemical

22nd June 2017
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The company in brief: Dow Chemical Company (Dow) is a United States based multinational corporation and the world’s second-largest chemical manufacturer by revenue. Dow’s Freeport, Texas manufacturing site depends heavily on water from the nearby Brazos River, where Dow is the largest of its water users which also include farmers, cities, and other industries. Although… [more]

Natural Capital Protocol: Case Study for Jaguar Land Rover

19th June 2017
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The company in brief: Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) is a British multinational automotive company, a subsidiary of Indian automaker Tata Motors. Jaguar Land Rover designs, develops, and manufactures vehicles bearing the Jaguar and Land Rover marques. The company has been performing Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) since 2008, including for product-to-product materiality comparisons as well as… [more]

Still Creek: A Case Study of Transboundary Municipal Ecosystem Governance

15th June 2017
Published under: Case Studies,Why Natural Capital?

This article was originally published on ACT. “Climate change impacts such as flooding and extreme heat are projected to increase in BC over the next few decades and will be extremely costly for cities to manage. As well, species are struggling to adapt to changing weather patterns and climate extremes combined with the impacts of… [more]

The Natural Capital Protocol at Sustainable Brands Detroit

5th June 2017
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These slides were initially made available by Sustainable Brands. One of the sessions at this year’s Sustainable Brands conference in Detroit centered on the Natural Capital Protocol. The session outlined the Protocol, and also heard from businesses who had applied it in order to influence their decision making. The session saw Tata, the Earth Genome, TD… [more]