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The tool will help businesses determine the types of interventions that they should be discussing with their supply chains to secure the natural capital needed for a sustainable supply of cotton.
The cotton industry has a large dependency and impact on water, soil and biodiversity. Many practices in cotton production are depleting these vital resources. Business needs an evidence base to ensure they are incentivising the best practices.
Interventions are undertaken for a variety of reasons, but rarely because of natural capital.
In some cases it is assumed that interventions have positive impacts on soil, water and biodiversity but often evidence is lacking that proves their effectiveness for natural capital.
You can explore which interventions may be appropriate for your business by selecting drivers such as farm size, conditions and system.
The strength of evidence will be highlighted so you can see how effective an intervention is for soil, water or biodiversity.Begin