The ideal of operating sustainably underpins all of the activities of the CFM Group.

We use the definition of sustainable development proposed by the Brundtland Commission, which suggests that sustainable devleopment is "development that meets the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs".

As such, sustainable practice for facilities managers is not just about saving energy, but involves a wide range of practices addressing environmental, social and economic issues.