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Abbreviations

Cap

Capitalization

CDP

Carbon Disclosure Project

CEC

China Electricity Council

COD

Chemical Oxygen Demand

CSR

Corporate Social Responsibility

EIA

Environmental Impact Assessment

FAO

Food and Agriculture Organisation

FDA

US Food and Drug Administration

GDP

Gross Domestic Product

GHG

Greenhouse Gas

GRI

Global Reporting Initiative

HKD

Hong Kong Dollar

HKEX

Hong Kong Stock Exchange

IPE

Institute of Public and Environmental Affairs

IPO

Initial Public Offering

IRWR

Internal Renewable Water Resources

JMP

Joint Monitoring Programme on Water Supply and Sanitation

MOA

Ministry of Agriculture

MEP

Ministry of Environmental Protection

MLR

Ministry of Land and Resources

MOFCOM

Ministry of Commerce

MOH

Ministry of Health

MWR

Ministry of Water Resources

NaCSSeF

National Council for Social Security Fund

NBSC

National Bureau of Statistics of China

NEC

National Energy Commission

NGO

Non-Government Organisation

NDRC

National Development and Reform Commission

NPC

National People’s Congress

PBOC

People’s Bank of China

PRI

Principles for Responsible Investment

RMB

Renminbi

SEC

US Securities and Exchange Commission

SEPA

State Environmental protection Administration

SFA

State Forest Administration

SHA

Shanghai Stock Exchange

SI

Sustainable Investment

SOE

State-Owned Enterprise

TRWR

Total Renewable Water Resources

UN

United Nations

UNDP

United Nations Development Programme

UNEP

United nations Environment Programme

UNEP-FI

UNEP Finance Initiative

UNICEF

United Nations Children Fund

USD

US Dollar

WBCSD

World Business Council for Sustainable Development

WHO

World Health Organisation

WRI

World Resources Institute

WWAP

World Water Assessment Programme

WWC

World Water Council

WSSCC

Water Supply and Sanitation Collaborative Council