Climate change is here. Does your organization have the right tools to adapt?

There’s a pervasive myth that sustainability is a cost that doesn’t produce a positive ROI. This results in inaction and a continuation of “business-as-usual.”

In reality, sustainable business practices create a number of benefits for businesses and organizations, including saving a significant amount of money and improving the bottom line.

In the Sustainability Transformation Mini Course on Waste, you’ll learn the fundamentals of sustainable business practices and how your organization's waste practices can be honed to lower costs while reducing climate impact.


of major suppliers say climate change poses significant risks to their bottom line

(Business Social Responsibility)


increase in global sustainability investment 

from 2004 - 2019


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…you’ll also receive a set of Course Exercises to help you apply learnings from the course to your organization, and access to a Community Forum with other participants.

Sustainability Transformation is a Journey. You Don’t Have to Go It Alone!

To get an even richer experience, we recommend taking this course with colleagues in your organization or an associate in your field.

Course curriculum

    1. Welcome to the Sustainability Transformation

    2. Navigating The Course

    3. Course Exercises

    4. Learning Objectives

    5. Introduction to Sustainability Transformation

    6. Regulatory & Reporting Frameworks

    7. Knowledge Check 1

    8. Shifting Societal Values & Business

    9. Workbook – Reflections

    10. The Sustainability Journey

    11. Workbook – Sustainability Tranformation Journey Stages

    12. Knowledge Check 2

    13. Introduction to Stakeholder Mindset

    14. Module 1 Recap

    1. Introduction

    2. Learning Objectives

    3. Workbook – Pre-Module Exercise

    4. Waste in the United States

    5. How We Look at Waste

    6. How to Reduce Waste in Your Organization

    7. The Waste Management Hierarchy

    8. Workbook – Solid Waste Mini Audit

    9. Current Trends

    10. Knowledge Check

    11. Module 4 Recap

About this course

  • $20.00
  • 25 lessons


  • What is the time commitment of the course?

    The Sustainability Transformation Mini Course: Waste consists of 2 modules and a set of course exercises. You can expect to spend approximately 3-5 hours on the course.

  • What happens if I take this course and then want to move on to the full Sustainability Transformation Course?

    If you decide after completing the Mini Course that you would like to purchase the Full Course, you will be able to deduct the entire cost of the Mini Course from your purchase of the Full Sustainability Transformation Course!

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