Five questions on business risks related to water and other critical resources
Water is something most of us take for granted. However, as demand for water continues to rise, more and more companies are learning that water is a finite resource and that water scarcity may have a big impact on the bottom line. In some cases it can even threaten a company's ability to operate, as well as its reputation.
In this issue of Risk Angles, William Sarni, director, Deloitte United States (Deloitte Consulting LLP), offers his thoughts on some questions commonly asked about water-related business risk. Then, Eli Tidhar, partner, water technologies strategy leader in Deloitte Israel, lends his perspective on the role of technology innovation in addressing the challenges of water scarcity and water quality.