Opportunities for sustainable business models in all sectors, research shows

Shaping sustainable business styles, in which organizations generate a positive impact on a social, ecological and economic level, is doable in all sectors, the University of Twente writes in this press release. From agriculture to electrical client merchandise, from substantial to compact and from begin-ups to current providers. Within just the NWO investigation programme ‘Sustainable Enterprise Models’, 8 consortia of scientists and firms – which include the University of Twente – executed investigation into sustainable business enterprise types and their implementation.

The investigate shows that there is a good offer of probable for sustainable organization management and that the form of cooperation with other events might be decisive. The optimum method for cooperation is remarkably dependent on the dimensions and the certain price proposition of the organization worried. In a joint last publication, the scientists explain the results and insights from the exploration.

About the research programme

The research programme ‘Sustainable small business models’ was initiated by NWO, MVO Nederland and Het Groene Brein and ran from 2013 to 2021. A whole of eight study consortia acquired analysis funding. Taking part expertise institutions involved Erasmus University, Utrecht College, Radboud University, University of Twente, TNO and the College of Amsterdam. All investigation tasks involved cooperation involving science and apply. Functions such as Greenwheels, Tendris, Province of Zeeland and the Netherlands Environmental Evaluation Agency (PBL) participated in the consortia. In a joint remaining publication, the researchers explain the effects and insights from the examine. The publication gives enough interest to suggestions and motion perspectives for corporations that want to give shape to sustainable enterprise types.

Read through the total press release below.

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