The fight over CSR: why so many companies are becoming B Corps
Since the 1970s, American corporations have generally adopted a shareholder-centric attitude. As many corporations were seeking to maximize value for shareholders, however, some unintended consequences arose, including ever-widening income gaps between executives and workers and an increase in environmental damages. However, in recent decades, there has been a societal shift. Now, more than ever before, […]
Are you truly shopping green–or do your products just have a “green sheen”?
A recent study found that 64% of Americans are willing to pay more for sustainable products but most (74%) do not know how to identify them. With all of the options available online, at grocery stores, at the farmers market and beyond, it can be difficult to know if the decisions we make are truly […]