Measuring Risk and Disclosing Data

More materials suppliers than ever are disclosing the environmental impact of their operations and their efforts to offset them, according to the Consumer Data Platform (CDP). Despite pandemic-related disruptions, 8,000 suppliers disclosed their environmental data through CDP in 2020, an increase of 16%.

Those suppliers are addressing requests for transparency from 154 major buyers that are members of the CDP Supply Chain program. Together, those buyers spend $4.3 trillion on procurement annually, according to CDP.

Based on those disclosures, CDP produces an annual report on the global supply chain. Here are some findings.

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