how their portfolio companies and suppliers are addressing their water impacts. It is used by investors collectively managing more than US$60 trillion and by multinational companies with a combined procurement spend of US$126 billion.
This year, more than 2,200 companies were asked to disclose information relating to water, double the number in 2013. Responses were received from 1,064, -- up 79% compared with 2013, generating an unrivalled database of self-reported corporate water risk and the mitigating actions being taken.
This report analyses the disclosures from 174 Global 500 companies in sectors with high water vulnerabilities and impacts.