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​Environmental Impact Categories

Survivability - The capability of a system to fulfill its mission, in a timely manner, in the presence of accidents, natural or manmade disasters, or failures.

Sustainability – Everything that we need for our survival and well-being depends, either directly or indirectly, on our natural environment. To pursue sustainability is to create and maintain the conditions under which humans and nature can exist in productive harmony to support present and future generations.

Medical - The condition of an organism or one of its parts in which it performs its functions normally or properly to maintain homeostasis in body or mind.