GBB Launches Green Certification Program for Westchester County, NY Green Business Bureau (GBB) has opened up an office in New York (NY) to provide the state with local support for GBB’s sustainability management solutions and green business certification program. GBB’s online platform helps businesses of all sizes become more...
A sustainable graphic design business with a higher purpose The Beacon Design Collective Inc. is saving the world with graphic design one project at a time. This boutique sustainable design studio creates graphic design and motion graphics for the social justice and sustainability sectors. Or, in more marketing terms,...
Our members continue to amaze us with their commitment to sustainability and their innovative green and social responsibility initiatives. They lead by example and demonstrate how business can be used as a platform for good. Now that 2022 is over, we’d like to take this time to recognize...
Webinar: Launching and Managing a Successful Sustainability Program in 10 Steps Join Green Business Bureau‘s president Bill Zujewski at our webinar Launching and Managing a Successful Sustainability Program in 10 Steps. This webinar is live on 13th of February at 13:00 Central Time: Register for our webinar Launching and Managing...
ISO 14001 standards were developed by 70 participating ISO members, each actively contributing time and expertise to provide insight for the development of the standards, which involved more than 120 people. ISO is a worldwide federation of national standard bodies (ISO member bodies). ISO 14001 standards are just...
Green Business Bureau Earns 2023 Great Place to Work Certification™ The Green Business Bureau, supported by Clearyst°, is proud to earn the prestigious 2023 Great Place to Work Certification™. The certification recognizes employers who create an outstanding employee experience, and the award is based entirely on what current employees...
Becoming a carbon-neutral IT solutions service provider by 2024 Northwest Partners is an IT solutions service provider. They offer technology consulting, automation solutions, executive search, and talent mobilization services for businesses across the United States, with offices in Florida, Texas, Illinois, Virginia, and California. Northwest Partners mobilizes technology...
The planetary conditions that have enabled society to grow and become what it is today are changing, shifting to uncertain terrain with potentially catastrophic results. It’s important for business owners and global citizens to understand the source of this change to be empowered to anticipate and adapt to...
Biobased definition Bio-based materials are intentionally made from living organisms. They are carbon-based, found within nature, and derived from renewable sources. Examples include corn, sugarcane, cellulose fibers, casino, polylactic acid (polymer produced by industrial fermentation), bioplastics, wood, and leather. Organic definition Organic means to come from living plants and animals. Non-organic means...
What It Takes to Be a Net-Zero Business Achieving net-zero status requires that a company actively measure and monitor its direct and indirect emissions and regularly review its practices and policies. Below we’ll discuss a variety of strategies that will help you achieve net-zero. Understand Your Direct and Indirect Emissions In...