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October 25, 2017
WASHINGTON, DC (October 24, 2017)— A set of generous employment practices helps companies’ bottom lines and delivers significant benefits to society. Those are the counter-intuitive findings of a new report being released today by the American Sustainable Business Council (ASBC), which has a member network representing 250,000... read more
October 19, 2017
WASHINGTON, DC (October 19, 2017) – U.S. Senator Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI), U.S. Senator Angus King (I-ME), U.S. Representative Elijah E. Cummings (D-MD), Founder and CEO of Business for a Fair Minimum Wage Holly Sklar, President of the Niskanen Center Jerry Taylor, and Founder and Technical Director of Naturepedic Barry Cik... read more
October 16, 2017
ASBC business leaders applaud Governor Brown and Senator Lara for giving California businesses and families the information they need to make responsible choices about the products they use. Approval of the Cleaning Products Right to Know Act confirms California’s commitment to protecting workers on the job and families in... read more
October 16, 2017
WASHINGTON, DC (October 16, 2017)– The American Sustainable Business Council (ASBC) today announced its support for the final approval by the Governor of CA SB258, the Cleaning Products Right to Know Act. The following statement may be attributed to David Levine, CEO and Co-founder of ASBC:“We applaud Governor Brown and Senator... read more
October 13, 2017
Common Dreams quoted ASBC CEO David Levine opposing the latest executive order that will weaken Affordable Care Act.  Said Levine, "This executive order will put sand in the gears of the ACA markets, leading to increased destabilization. American businesses—both large and small—need more stabilization of the ACA markets, not... read more
October 11, 2017
The Greek Reporter announced Kelly Vlahakis-Hanks, president and CEO of Earth Friendly Products and ASBC board member, was awarded Chapman University's School and College Distinguished Alumni.
October 10, 2017
ASBC has announced its 2017 SUSTY Awards, including U.S. Senator Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI) and U.S. Senator Angus King (I-ME). ASBC gives the awards annually to recognize exemplary leadership for policies that help build a more environmentally, socially and economically sustainable America. “The Sustainable Policymakers Awards... read more
October 10, 2017
As the tax reform debate in Congress heats up, ASBC is engaging by providing an affirmative agenda about how tax reform can help small and start-up businesses; boost U.S. exports with a destination-based corporate tax; and keep businesses open through worker-ownership. During the week of September 25, Bill Parks (ASBC member... read more
October 10, 2017
WASHINGTON, DC – The American Sustainable Business Council (ASBC) today issued a statement blasting the decision by EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt to repeal the Clean Power Plan. The following statement may be attributed to Richard Eidlin, Vice President for Policy and Co-founder:“Air pollution is destructive to our overall... read more
October 2, 2017
Washington, DC ( October 2, 2017)—In advance of President Trump’s speech on Monday to preview the Administration’s Regulatory Agenda, the American Sustainable Business Council (ASBC) released the following statement disputing the fundamental assumption that deregulation is needed to grow the economy. This may be attributed to... read more

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