As much as the advancement in technology is helping us, it is detrimental to our environment. This technology has led to a lot of destruction of the eco system and the climate is changing probably to the worse. There are general negative effects on living things and diseases like cancer are becoming common in killing man. there are general concerns on the safety of man socially and in terms of data privacy and health issues.
The purpose of being environmental conscious is to ensure we control the risks that might accompany corporate operations. It is the role of corporates to ensure that the environment is protected. This is meant to ensure the social activities undertaken are monitored to protect the environment.
As an investor, understand the impacts of not being in charge of what is being remitted to the environment. Always scrutinize on the efforts made by a corporate you want to invest in to protect and preserve the environment. Try to choose a company where employees and consumers are protected Such a company is preferred most because it gets perceived as being more positively impactful to the society.
Poor climate destroys assets of a company due to rise in atmospheric temperatures, destroyed habitats and the unwarranted rise in sea levels. Corporate managers in charge of assets are keen on seeing steps being taken to protect these assets. Such moves are necessary to avoid losses and investors must be keen on this. A well taken care of workforce brings out the best in themselves. A satisfied employee always performs.
A company can be terminated for environmental reasons. Consequently, companies have in mind environmental effects when laying down strategies of their operations. Several environmental activity groups cannot allow companies do anything injurious to the environment. It is therefore prudent that an investor considers putting their money in a company that has a clear strategic plan of environmental protection in their activities. Socially, investors should ensure that corporates where they put their investment have a clear plan of the welfare of their workers. Get a clear guideline on employee protection programs in place before investing in a corporate.
It is your role to ensure consumers are well protected by having your company as an investor produce quality goods. They should also carry out investigation to make sure that in this corporates there is no employee that works under poor conditions or overworked.
We all have a responsibility to protect the environment because the consequences of environmental degradation affect all of us.