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Actor Danny Glover to Visit Contaminated Areas in the Ecuadorian Rainforest Where Chevron Operated

Posted: Nov 04, 2013 – 12:55 PM EST

QUITO, Ecuador, Nov. 04 /CSRwire/ - The famous American actor and social activist Danny Glover arrived in Ecuador yesterday where he plans to visit an area of the Ecuadorian Amazon rainforest were the multinational oil giant Chevron operated, and was sentenced by a...

100 Business Owners and Leaders Meet in DC to Urge Government Investment in a Sustainable Economy

Posted: Oct 23, 2013 – 11:11 AM EST

WASHINGTON, Oct. 23 /CSRwire/ - Less than one week after the federal government re-opened and the country narrowly escaped default, 100 business owners and business leaders with the American Sustainable Business Council (ASBC) today began a two-day summit on business policies designed to...

Green Star Hub Joins the American Sustainable Business Council

Posted: Oct 10, 2013 – 12:40 PM EST

WASHINGTON, Oct. 10 /CSRwire/ - The American Sustainable Business Council (ASBC) today announced that GreenStar Hub has joined ASBC, a business policy advocacy group based in Washington, DC. "GreenStar Hub is an emerging leader in delivering market efficiencies and economies of scale for...

Stupid Cancer's Instapeer Mobile Health App Set to Revolutionize Cancer Support

Posted: Oct 09, 2013 – 02:53 PM EST

NEW YORK, Oct. 09 /CSRwire/ - Stupid Cancer, the dominant youth cancer non-profit in the US, has launched a crowdfunding campaign for Instapeer, a revolutionary mobile health app that brings one-on-one peer connection into the 21st century for 20 million Americans affected by...

Business Owners Oppose Overturn of Campaign Finance Limits in McCutcheon v. FEC

Posted: Oct 08, 2013 – 12:15 PM EST

WASHINGTON, Oct. 08 /CSRwire/ - A new petition, already signed by more than 100 business owners and business organization leaders, calls for the Supreme Court to reject arguments that would overturn one of the last remaining limits on political campaign contributions. Today, the...

Campus Leaders Drive World Change Through Small Steps

Posted: Sep 09, 2013 – 02:49 PM EST

SAN FRANCISCO, Sep. 09 /CSRwire/ - Today, the Small Steps, Big Wins Campus Challenge returns to college campuses around the world, empowering undergraduates to take small steps to create big social and environmental change. A program of Net Impact, the leading nonprofit empowering...

Tech Networks of Boston Joins the American Sustainable Business Council as Partner Organization

Posted: Aug 28, 2013 – 10:23 AM EST

WASHINGTON, Aug. 28 /CSRwire/ - The American Sustainable Business Council (ASBC) today announced that Tech Networks of Boston has joined ASBC, a business policy advocacy group based in Washington, DC. As technology becomes ever more present in our globalized world, it is imperative...

Business Leaders Applaud Confirmation of New EPA Head

Posted: Jul 18, 2013 – 04:19 PM EST

WASHINGTON, Jul. 18 /CSRwire/ - The American Sustainable Business Council (ASBC), which represents more than 165,000 businesses nationwide, applauds the Senate for voting today to confirm Gina McCarthy as the new Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). David Levine, CEO of ASBC,...

The American Sustainable Business Council Announces Support For The Millennial Trains Project

Posted: Jul 17, 2013 – 11:14 AM EST

WASHINGTON, Jul. 17 /CSRwire/ - The American Sustainable Business Council (ASBC), whose members represent 165,000 U.S. businesses, announced its plans to collaborate with The Millennial Trains Project (MTP), a nonprofit that empowers Millennials, anyone aged 18 to 34, to explore national challenges and...

Business Leaders Push Filibuster Reform to Avoid Worst-Case Scenario for Business

Posted: Jul 15, 2013 – 11:46 AM EST

WASHINGTON, Jul. 15 /CSRwire/ - As the U.S. Senate wrangles over nominations including Gina McCarthy as head of the EPA and Richard Corday of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, the American Sustainable Business Council (ASBC) released a letter it sent last week to...



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