November 27, 2012 = Green Biz
The U.S. can chart a course to a brighter and greener future, but only if policymakers and business leaders learn to work together, writes David Levine, CEO of the American Sustainable Business Council. "Let us step up and be the business leaders that this country has been waiting for and establish the economy for a sustainable future,"
The older, profit only-obsessed model persists, but more importantly as the money and power behind policy decisions that put responsible and sustainable businesses at a competitive disadvantage. Worse than that, policies that support the old model are destructive to our planet and our people – and are and will continue to exact a high price on our economy... http://www.greenbiz.com/blog/2012/11/27/you-are-policy-leaders-we-have-been-waiting?page=full