Pressure is growing for businesses to engage in sustainable practices. Consumer attitude, NGO oversight, government regulation, and shareholder expectation of the social and environmental impact of company supply chains are shifting at varying speeds around the world. The viability of entire industries depends heavily on maintaining social and environmental resources. The Lab was founded by Dr. Alexis Bateman to organize the multiple tracks of sustainable supply chain research already underway for nearly ten years at MIT CTL.

responsible supply chain logo mit ctl