To solve the environmental crisis effectively, the corporate sector plays an important role. The role of SEC’s Industry Arm is to promote corporate environmental responsibility and action. In particular, it encourages the corporate counterparts to adopt a green outlook and innovative management. Since its establishment, SEC has forged many strong and successful partnerships with the corporate sector. Through this approach, SEC aims to take Singapore a step closer to becoming a sustainable model city.
The aims of the Industry Arm are:
- To increase corporate environmental awareness by promoting the exchange of information and experiences among companies;
- To encourage pollution prevention, resource productivity, waste minimisation and other environmental practices within business and industry;
- To foster dialogue and co-operation between the private sector, government and community a large, for the betterment of the environment.