April 19, 2018

When society shifts toward sustainability, firms should be proactive. Adapt your business model and help shape the coming change.

Maya Fischhoff
Thought Leaders
August 10, 2015

Each carbon pricing strategy has advocates. Knowing the differences — and similarities — between cap-and-trade and a carbon tax help businesses benefit.

Reports and Articles
April 14, 2015

The B Lab is more than a certifying body. It is a platform for companies (B Corps) to contribute to – not just profit from – community and environment.

Kevin Hurren
Tara Hadler
Reports and Articles
September 29, 2014

Renewable energy can seem a peaceful landscape of sun and wind: but different technologies are busily competing. Joern Hoppmann explains why some triumph.

Emily Joldersma
Reports and Articles
April 15, 2014

Sustainability frameworks are useful tools, but can be a challenge to navigate. This guide helps small producing mining companies navigate them.

Lindsay McIvor
Systematic Review
March 11, 2014

Conversations about sustainability need shared understanding to move from rhetoric to effective, collective action. Civic dialogue allows that to happen.

Executive Report
March 10, 2014

Solving sustainability challenges requires engaging society. This briefing identifies how both business and society can benefit from civic dialogue.

Research Insight
February 3, 2014

Implementing ISO 14001 is not only a response to pressure from external stakeholders, including government.

Agnès Rossignol
Reports and Articles
March 28, 2013

NBS regularly spotlights key sustainability issues for business leaders. These issues have been identified by NBS’s Leadership Council, a group of Canadian...

Graeme Auld
Reports and Articles
January 4, 2013

Explore 2012’s most popular Thought Leader posts.

Thought Leaders
July 18, 2012

Make environmental issues as relevant and personal as access to medicine or freedom from discrimination.

Timothy Devinney
Topic Blog
January 13, 2012

Proactive engagement in the environmental policy process may not top the list of priorities for most managers. Yet a grasp of environmental policy and its...

Bushra Tobah
Executive Report
December 16, 2011

Policy makers face critical and complex questions. This report is designed to help decision-makers develop and advise on environmental policy.

Systematic Review
November 28, 2011

This research synthesizes the evidence on building effective environmental policy and provides frameworks for policy makers and practitioners.