Why You Should Think About Sustainability Like an Engineer

Read the full post at GreenBiz.

If you know anything about engineers, you know we measure everything. Engineers are meticulous, calculated and apply logical thinking to most tasks. Most things we come in contact with and use each day had some kind of engineering behind it. That’s the mentality I bring to my role as UPS’s first chief sustainability officer and I believe an engineer’s approach can be effective in creating a credible sustainability program.

Building a strong sustainability program is akin to constructing a building. The same techniques apply.

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