How pharmaceutical industries can address the growing problem of climate change

Elsevier, The Journal of Climate Change and Health, Volume 4, 2021,100049
Melody Okereke

Climate change is gaining traction across industries as a goal, driving force, and long-term sustainability strategy. Consumers, who have never been more conscious of the environmental impact of business activities, are now demanding more responsible and eco-friendly practices. Many global players have heeded the call, from the automobile sector to producers of consumer goods, by employing sustainable measures targeted at reducing their carbon emissions and footprint. However, one significant contributor is still yet to make its presence felt when it comes to addressing environmental challenges and the growing problem of climate change.