ESG Materiality

A Guide for EHS Leaders

Changes in Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) reporting expectations have many business leaders on their heels and scratching their heads. Fortunately, for organizations managing significant operational risk, there is already someone well prepared to address ESG challenges: The EHS Leader.

As EHS leaders take an increasing role in ESG strategy, they must understand how “materiality," which are the aspects and impacts of a company’s operations that are relevant to ESG performance, is vital to credible and accurate ESG reporting. This 8-page eBook examines:

  • The basics of materiality assessments
  • Similarities with ISO 14001 and ISO 45001 requirements
  • Using your EHS regulatory register as a baseline for ESG reporting
  • How software can support investor-grade ESG data and disclosure

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Sponsored by Dakota Software:

ProActivity by Dakota Software helps organizations ensure EHS compliance by centralizing regulatory obligations and management of related tasks, issues, and documents. It features a constantly updated regulatory library that guides users in the creation of facility-specific compliance calendars and ensures that audit protocols are always up-to-date. ProActivity’s ESG module allows organizations to set targets and measure progress towards energy, emissions, and other sustainability goals. Interactive dashboards give users instant access to fine-grain analytics and reporting.