The triple bottom line (TBL) framework is gaining popularity as more and more companies implement sustainable business strategies. Focusing on people, the planet, and profits—instead of just profits alone—can lead to a number of potentially unexpected benefits that extend beyond corporate social responsibility.

This infographic provides a triple bottom-line definition and explains how businesses are using it to measure the success of their sustainable practices more holistically.

Infographic titled 'The Triple Bottom Line: A Sustainable Model for Success' explains the concept of the triple bottom line (TBL), which includes people, planet, and profits. Highlights the history, current applications, and future of TBL, with illustrations and key points on measuring business impact, lifecycle assessment, risk identification, and engaging employees and customers.

This post originally appeared on the SunPower Resources Blog.