ASBC Launches Companies for Safer Chemicals Coalition & Other Updates

Urgent Campaign Actions   Companies for Safer Chemicals Coalition  A group of leading consumer brands, led by asbc and Seventh Generation, announced the creation of a coalition to ensure Congress modernizes the nation’s out-of-date chemical laws, and to counter the narrative that businesses desire a weakreform bill. The story has …

Gender Lens Investing Convergence 2013

Gender Lens Investing Convergence 2013 October 2-4, 2013  |  Simsbury, CT Greetings, Over the years we have invited you into many wonderful events, but our favorite, our signature, is our Convergence. We love these series of days, twice a year, for they are an expression of how we understand how deep …

GLOBAL CONFERENCE FOR SOCIAL CHANGE: MAKING THE BUSINESS CASE FOR SUSTAINABILITY

GLOBAL CONFERENCE FOR SOCIAL CHANGE: MAKING THE BUSINESS CASE FOR SUSTAINABILITY Foundation for Social Change Speakers include Chipotle CEO/Founder Steve Ells, Eileen Fisher CEO/Founder Eileen Fisher, Henry Schein Chairman/CEO Stanley Bergman, L’Oreal USA President Frederic Roze, SC Johnson SVP Global Affairs Kelly Semrau and TerraCycle CEO/Founder Tom Szaky. November 9, …

Citizens United & Money in Politics

ASBC Newsletter January 2o12 Dear ASBC Community, As we take a running jump into 2012, we already see that there are a growing number of indicators illustrating the growing importance of the different business voice that ASBC, its member organizations and many businesses bring to the national dialogue about the …

ASBC Weekly Update–January 10, 2012

ASBC Business: Steering Committee Notes—January 5, 2012 Find the last Steering Committee meeting notes here. Welcome New ASBC Partners and Business Supporters! New Partners Sustainability Association of Hawaii The Sustainability Association of Hawaii joined ASBC in December. Their mission is to connect, inform, support, and advocate for the sustainability sector—including …

ASBC Teleconference with EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson January 17th at 11:00AM EST

ASBC Newsletter December 2011 2011 was a year of great expansion for ASBC. The Council established itself as a credible and effective national organization able to engage on a range of policy issues. We now have 45 organizational members which in turn represent more than 100,000 businesses and more than …