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Last modified: February 25, 2014, 6:43 PM
The American Sustainable Business Council (ASBC) is a growing coalition of business organizations and businesses committed to creating a vision and framework and advancing market solutions and policies to support a vibrant, just, and sustainable economy. Founded in 2009, ASBC and its organizational members represent more than 200,000 businesses and more than 325,000 individual entrepreneurs, owners, executives, investors, and business professionals across the United States. These diverse business organizations are comprised of trade associations, local and state chambers of commerce, microenterprise, social enterprise, cooperatives, green and sustainable business groups, local and community-rooted business, women business leaders, economic development organizations, and investor and business incubators. ASBC informs and engages business leaders, while educating policy makers and the media about the need and opportunities for a sustainable economy.