Meaning of “sustainability” in the English Dictionary

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"sustainability" in Business English

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sustainabilitynoun [ U ]

uk /səˌsteɪnəˈbɪlɪti/ us /-ətIi/

ENVIRONMENT, NATURAL RESOURCES the idea that goods and services should be produced in ways that do not use resources that cannot be replaced and that do not damage the environment:

The successful coffee chain promotes sustainability within the coffee-growing regions.

the ability to continue at a particular level for a period of time:

sustainability of sth Scepticism continues to exist about the sustainability of the economic recovery.

(Definition of “sustainability” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)