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June 7, 2017
Ad Age listed ASBC as one of the leading groups standing by the Paris Agreement after President Donald Trump pulled the United States out of the climate pact.
June 7, 2017
AP News cited ASBC's position in support of the Paris Climate Accord. Leaving the Paris Climate Accord would hurt companies, giving them a chaotic and unsustainable future of business disruptions from rising seas and changing weather patterns.
June 6, 2017
Bloomberg BNA interviewed David Levine, ASBC's CEO and co-founder, on the merits of protecting Safer Choice labeling program. 
June 2, 2017
ASBC released a statement criticizing the announcement of the Trump Administration’s decision to back out of the Paris climate agreement, asserting that today’s business opportunities are in anticipating and adapting quickly to a low-carbon economy. "This view is basically anti-business and stifles competitiveness,” CEO David... read more
June 2, 2017
CBS News quoted David Levine, ASBC's CEO and co-founder, opposing the U.S. pulling out of the Paris treaty. Said Levine, "The value of Paris to businesses is the clear market signal that the future is in lower carbon, rather than a chaotic and unsustainable future of business disruptions from rising seas and changing weather... read more
May 31, 2017
WASHINGTON, D.C—The American Sustainable Business Council (ASBC), which has a national network of members representing over 250,000 businesses, released a statement criticizing today’s expected announcement of the Trump Administration’s decision to back out of the Paris climate agreement.“The value of Paris to businesses is the... read more
May 31, 2017
Business Leaders are now urging Congress to pass a new bill to help small businesses comply with regulations. The bill would expand the assistance provided by the Small Business Administration (SBA) to help 30 million small businesses in America. The bill empowers SBA’s Office of the National Ombudsman to improve its outreach... read more
May 26, 2017
Business leaders voiced support for the Cleaning Product Labeling Act of 2017 introduced by Representative Raul Ruiz, M.D. (CA-36). This bill requires cleaning products sold in the United States to have ingredients listed on both the label and the manufacturer website so families can keep their children safer by choosing... read more
May 24, 2017
On the heels of the Trump Administration’s budget proposal, business leaders from across the country travelled to Washington, DC to urge Congress to support a national paid leave program and recruit co-sponsors for the FAMILY Act.During a breakfast meeting on Tuesday morning, business leaders heard from Senator Heidi Heitkamp (... read more
May 24, 2017
ASBC co-founders David Brodwin and Richard Eidlin wrote a column in GreenBiz urging bipartisan support for a carbon tax to combat climate change.

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