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These U.S. businesses are demanding climate action, to save the American prosperity

April 11th, 2013

Major American businesses are pushing Washington to act boldly and quickly on climate change, because it will be better for the planet, and for business. The signers of the new Climate Declaration wield some muscle, employing nearly half a million Americans. See who belongs to this new green group.


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Green America names People’s Choice business winners

December 9th, 2011

Non-profit Green America has named Sustainable NYC the winner of the 2011 People’s Choice Awards for Green Business.
The New York store sells green gifts, from organic clothing to Fair Trade jewelry and many other products, both online at at its store at Avenue A and 9th Street in Manhattan’s East Village.


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Silk skirts from vintage saris unite women from all walks of life

April 8th, 2010

By Shermakaye Bass
Green Right Now

Who’d have thought that silk skirts could change lives?

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Fans of Ecoquette

Marianne Tyrrell suspected they could. A life coach and former delegate to the UN World Summit on Sustainable Development, she’s always known that when women feel visually transformed they often feel mentally changed. Add to that the knowledge that, by looking and feeling good, they are creating jobs for other women across the globe. Then add that they’re helping the environment — and saving gorgeous vintage silks from certain doom.


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Green Business Bureau helps small businesses show their green side

February 9th, 2010

From Green Right Now Reports

Plenty of small to mid-size businesses are environmentally friendly, but organizing those efforts and conveying that commitment to a skeptical public can be another matter. One possible solution: Green Business Certification from the Green Business Bureau.


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