Business views on biodiversity

In 2017, UEBT also interviewed various experts in the sector to gain deeper understanding. Leading companies interviewed, stress the importance of biodiversity for product innovation, for assuring long-term access to natural raw materials, and for responding to consumer interest in naturalness.  To address these trends, companies are changing their sourcing practices, paying increasing attention to the traceability of natural ingredients, and promoting approaches that respect people and biodiversity along the supply chain.

Industry representatives about consumer interest in biodiversity


Industry representatives about implications for suppliers

Industry representatives about the importance of biodiversity


Access and Benefit Sharing

Biodiversity as a source of innovation