Environmental economics is often seen as unquantifiable and irrelevant for business. However, recent flooding events, the effects of air pollution on health including the productivity of workers has shown that the environment is closely linked to the economy.

LIVE Economics ltd uses the method developed by the UK’s Natural Capital Committee to work with companies, the charitable and the public sector to ensure that natural capital is used, just as other capital to optimise the overall performance of an organisation in the longer term.