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Research Insight
November 25, 2013

Following oil spills like the Exxon Valdez, new environmental regulations drove the fastest changes in oil tanker design the industry had ever seen.

Thomas Long
Case Study
November 13, 2013

Believing the environment was also a company responsibility, Stonemill Bakehouse president grew the company's own ingredients locally to cut emissions.

Lauren Turner
Research Insight
November 13, 2013

Can corporate giving fix a damaged reputation?

Lauren Turner
Research Insight
November 6, 2013

Research shows that it may help to enlist well-connected change agents – and, different types of agents.

Alexandra Cooperman
Research Insight
October 31, 2013

A recent analysis of 51 companies in the UK shed light on the growth and effectiveness of joint management-stakeholder committees.

Patrick Callan
Reports and Articles
October 31, 2013

Why report of CSR activities? This article summarizes key research findings on the business benefits of CSR reporting. 

NBS
Reports and Articles
October 31, 2013

This report identifies SME-specific challenges, while highlighting the contributions of small firms towards sustainability.

NBS
Research Insight
October 31, 2013

Ethical luxury cannot be branded in a fiscal quarter.

Tara Hadler
Reports and Articles
October 31, 2013

Eco-labels or sustainability ratings can be an important guide for purchasing sustainable products. But not all rating systems are equally effective. 

Maya Fischhoff
Reports and Articles
October 31, 2013

Companies can change people’s behaviours to benefit society and the environment – it’s just a matter of knowing how to do it.

Lauren Turner
Reports and Articles
October 31, 2013

Businesses can cut costs, motivate employees, enhance reputation and increase sales — while helping the environment, employees, and community.

NBS
Reports and Articles
October 31, 2013

NBS, working with researcher Dr. Tom Webler, is developing resources to enable businesses to engage in civic dialogue.

Maya Fischhoff
Reports and Articles
October 31, 2013

Companies in retail and financial services saw increases of $6 in sales for every $1 donated through corporate charity.

Lauren Turner
Reports and Articles
October 31, 2013

The involvement of all stakeholders, even if they weren’t initially supportive, was key to the program's success.

Lauren Turner
Reports and Articles
October 31, 2013

Business leaders in South Africa identify a need for research on creating a shared vision for a sustainable future and social capital.

NBS
Reports and Articles
October 31, 2013

How Do Green Products Pay? Customers will pay up to 5 to 10 per cent more for responsible products or services if function and quality remain the same. How...

Lauren Turner
Reports and Articles
September 5, 2013

Quick and easy changes in your small business can help you cut costs, increase revenues, keep great employees, and build community goodwill.  Why go green?...

Maya Fischhoff
Reports and Articles
September 4, 2013

Differentiating products and lowering prices isn't enough. Maintaining a competitive edge involves your firm’s ability to partner up and change status quo. 

Lauren Turner
Reports and Articles
August 2, 2013

Studies demonstrate social normative pressures can lead people to adopt positive behaviours, which can be useful from an environmental marketing standpoint.

Lauren Turner
Video
July 22, 2013

Specific strategies for teaching sustainability in business strategy classes, shared by award-winning instructors from around the world.

Chelsea Hicks-Webster
Reports and Articles
July 22, 2013

As an engineer, Tom Webler knew how materials would respond to certain conditions. As a sociologist, he is dedicated to involving citizens in public policy.

Maya Fischhoff
Reports and Articles
July 22, 2013

Based on decades of top academic and industry research, this small business guide answers the question: How can companies innovate to become sustainable?

Anthea Rowe
Reports and Articles
July 8, 2013

Dr. Ann Dale and Rob Newell of Royal Roads University provide five tips for companies seeking innovative ways to address climate change.

NBS
Reports and Articles
June 24, 2013

How NOVA Chemicals helped turn Responsible Care® into more than just a safety code This article is part of a series examining how business leaders are...

Chelsea Hicks-Webster
Reports and Articles
June 7, 2013

The Justice Video Network processes approximately 135,000 accused criminals per year, minimizing travel costs and GHG emissions.

Anthea Rowe