3 . Overall performance improves
Per a study by BAR, Certified Sustainable companies enjoy +24.6% Net Income and +11% EBITDA gains. Costs go down; brand image, revenues, margins, profit and valuation go up; and employee health and performance go up. Data shows there is nothing a business can do,that will have a bigger positive impact on combined increased revenues, lower costs, improved employee performance, enhanced brand image, profitability and valuation, than to become a certified sustainable business.