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Terra Alpha Investments continues membership with CDP

Press Release

Middleburg, VA — Terra Alpha Investments LLC is proud to be an Investor Member of CDP (formerly the Carbon Disclosure Project) and have supported their work for nearly ten years. CDP has led the effort to collect data on natural resources from the business sector since 2000.

“It is important that companies disclose key corporate environmental data to help business leaders and investors make better investment decisions. We are advocating to broaden the use of environmental productivity analysis, and CDP information is critically useful as a tool to measure business efficiency in the use and impact of natural resources,” says Tim Dunn, co- founder and CIO of Terra Alpha.

“In CDP’s ten years of working with Terra Alpha’s Founder and CIO Tim Dunn, we have known him to be a leader in recognizing the importance of environmental impacts to investment value,” said CDP North America President Lance Pierce. “We appreciate Terra Alpha’s continuing support for CDP’s work as an Investor Member since 2015.”

About CDP:

CDP is an international, not-for-profit organization providing the only global system for companies and cities to measure, disclose, manage and share vital environmental information. CDP works with market forces, including 822 institutional investors with assets of over €86 trillion, to motivate companies to disclose their impacts on the environment and natural resources and take action to reduce them. More than 5,500 companies worldwide, of which nearly 1,800 in Europe, disclosed environmental information through CDP in 2015. CDP now holds the largest collection globally of primary climate change, water and forest risk commodities information and puts these insights at the heart of strategic business, investment and policy decisions. Please visit www.cdp.net/europe or follow us @CDP to find out more.

About Terra Alpha Investments:

Terra Alpha Investments is a global investment management company that believes a portfolio of the world’s most fundamentally strong, attractively-valued, and environmentally-productive companies will provide investors with superior long-term, risk-adjusted returns, and advocates to bring the economic system into greater alignment with the natural systems. The firm utilizes 75+ combined years of successful, traditional investment experience with a hybrid research approach to select equities for its portfolio, and has generated attractive financial and environmental returns since its launch in 2015.