Importance of Sustainability
This website is designed to introduce you to the three functions of sustainability and to offer opportunities for you to learn more about successful sustainable systems.
Sustainable practices involve a balance of economic, environmental and lifestyle factors and can positively affect our quality of life. As Chester County experiences continued development pressure, it is important to implement strategies to develop new sustainable practices and systems that continue to protect our natural resources, create jobs and provide residents healthy lifestyle choices.
Three functions of sustainability: