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July 11, 2024

Transforming Retail Sustainability: How Fjällräven Leveraged Green Business Benchmark° to Achieve Sustainability Excellence

Facing challenges around measuring, managing, and certifying its sustainability performance, Fjällräven leveraged Green Business Benchmark° to achieve key milestones in waste reduction, electricity usage, employee engagement, and more. Download the Transforming Retail Sustainability Case Study to learn more.
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July 1, 2024

Data, Climate Tech, Sustainability Initiatives And The Next Phase

A recent Forbes article overviews the critical role data plays in driving sustainability initiatives and pushing forth the tech needed to balance profitability and sustainability. Gartner research shows that 87% of executive leaders will increase investment in sustainability over the next two years.
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Blog
June 20, 2024

Why You Should Use a Sustainability Consultant Instead of Hiring an In-House Expert

Whether you're a startup or a corporate entity, integrating sustainable practices benefits the environment, society, and your bottom line. Opting for a sustainability consultant over an in-house expert offers expertise, flexibility, and cost savings. Learn more about the benefits of choosing a sustainability consultant over hiring an in-house expert.
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Product
June 13, 2024

Green Business Benchmark° Launches New User Interface

Introducing Green Business Benchmark°'s revamped and refreshed user interface—your favorite sustainability management tool just got even better. Experience a sleek new dashboard, enhanced program management capabilities, and increased visibility of your accomplishments, all designed to streamline your sustainability efforts and amplify your impact.
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Blog
May 29, 2024

The Benefits of Pursuing Green Business Benchmark° Certification Alongside LEED Certification

As businesses across the globe strive to adopt more sustainable and environmentally friendly practices, obtaining certifications like Green Business Benchmark° and LEED has become increasingly important. This blog examines the many benefits of pursuing these dual certifications and how they can foster environmental responsibility, cost efficiency, and enh...
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May 21, 2024

Elevate Your B Corp Status with Green Business Benchmark’s Sustainability Certification

In today's business world, sustainability is a necessity for forward-thinking companies. Achieving B Corporation status signifies a commitment to social and environmental responsibility. Navigating the path to B Corp certification can be complex, but that’s where Green Business Benchmark° (GBB) comes in. By obtaining GBB’s sustainability certification, ...
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White Paper
May 17, 2024

The Case for Sustainability Certification

Sustainability certification is becoming essential as companies face increasing regulations and pressure and to adopt transparent and sustainable practices. Learn about how certification not only helps organizations comply with regulations but also boosts their credibility, customer trust, and profitability.
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White Paper
May 3, 2024

Ensuring Compliance and Impact: Aligning Your Sustainability Program with Global Frameworks

Discover how aligning with global sustainability frameworks like SASB, ISO 14001, and the UN SDGs can enhance your organization's credibility and success in sustainability initiatives while ensuring compliance with evolving regulations. Utilize the new Green Business Benchmark° framework alignment feature to streamline integration and reporting ...
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White Paper
May 2, 2024

20 Sustainability Initiatives to Kickoff Your Sustainability Program

Jumpstart your sustainability program with these 20 easy-to-implement initiatives, covering energy, water, consumption, waste, transportation, community, and workplace culture. From switching to LED bulbs to encouraging employee carpools, these actions make an immediate impact on sustainability without requiring extensive resources.
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News
April 23, 2024

Clearyst° at SFCW 2024

For the second year running, Clearyst° participated in San Francisco Climate Week, a unique annual event series that celebrates and cultivates a culture of collaboration, innovation, and solutions.
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Press Release
February 8, 2024

Green Business Benchmark° Brings Its Sustainability Certification to Asia

Strategic partnership with Korea Conformity Laboratories (KCL) expands Green Business Benchmark's global reach.
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White Paper
January 23, 2024

10 Simple Steps to Build a Sustainability Program

Unsure of where to start with your organizational sustainability plan or want to make sure you’re on the right track? Follow these 10 simple steps to build an effective sustainability program that lasts.
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White Paper
January 23, 2024

ROI of Sustainability: The Case for Organized Sustainability

Sustainability is good for business, increases ROI, and results in significant returns for people, planet, and profit. Beyond helping the world and attracting new customers, implementing sustainable practices refines internal operations, lowers operational costs, creates access to new markets, mitigates risk, and increases employee satisfaction.
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Press Release
December 12, 2023

Green Business Bureau is now Green Business Benchmark°

GBB’s mission is to empower organizations to accelerate their sustainability impact. In addition to a new name, the rebrand includes exciting product enhancements.
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December 11, 2023

Investing In Sustainability: Long-Term Benefits For Businesses

It may surprise you to learn that 61% of consumers say that a company's poor environmental practices make them less loyal to the brand, and 55% of consumers are prepared to pay more for environmentally responsible products. A strong majority of consumers today are conscious consumers, only purchasing products that align with ...
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Customer Story
September 23, 2023

Enlightened Styles Holistic Salon & Wellness Center: Redefining Sustainable Beauty

More than just a salon, Enlightened Styles represents a profound commitment to sustainability, holistic well-being, and a heart-centered approach to beauty and business.
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Customer Story
July 6, 2023

Driving Sustainability in Wealth Management: Hollow Brook’s Commitment to Environmental Responsibility

Hollow Brook Wealth Management is a boutique multi-client family office dedicated to responsibly growing and protecting their clients’ capital while delivering a top-tier luxury, holistic client service experience with sustainability in mind.
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Customer Story
June 8, 2023

Learn How LOBA-WAKOL Leveraged Green Business Benchmark° to Create a Sustainable Business

LOBA-WAKOL showcases how small-scale initiatives can drive momentum for the successful implementation of larger sustainability goals. They have integrated the concept of sustainability into the very fabric of their products, disrupting the market with innovations that are better for people and the planet.
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Podcast
May 10, 2023

Episode 4: AI Optimized Restaurant Operations with Clearcogs CEO

Matt Wampler, CEO and co-founder, calls Clearcogs a “crystal ball” for restaurant optimization, listen to find out how they use AI to predict inventory needs and reduce food waste.
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Video
April 22, 2023

Watson Gloves Highlights the Seven Stages of Sustainability

Watson Gloves, a GBB customer, highlights their guiding principle the “Seven Stages of Sustainability” and the role GBB plays.
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Customer Story
April 14, 2023

Volm Companies: Material and Equipment Manufacturer Committed to Waste Reduction

Volm Companies has a unique and exciting opportunity to provide thoughtful materials and equipment that help reduce landfill waste and meet the demands of a more environmentally conscious world.
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Podcast
April 11, 2023

Episode 3: Carbon Calculators with Aclymate CEO

Learn about Aclymate’s unique approach to carbon calculating, carbon emissions, and emissions scopes from Aclymate CEO Mike Smith.
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Podcast
March 31, 2023

Episode 2: Sustainable Travel with Goodwings CEO

Christian Møller-Holst, CEO and Founder of Goodwings discusses sustainability challenges associated with scope 3 emissions and Goodwings' approach to solving these issues by offsetting business travel.
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Podcast
March 30, 2023

Episode 1: Sustainable Garment Care with America's Best Cleaners CEO

Christopher White, Owner and Executive Director of America's Best Cleaners, shares insights about what makes up a luxury dry cleaner; trends in garment care; sustainability challenges within the industry; and new innovative solutions for garment care and cleaning.
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Podcast
March 29, 2023

Approachable Sustainability: New Green Business Benchmark° Podcast Series

This podcast series features interviews by our Sustainability Program Manager, Leah Mowery, with Green Business Benchmark° customers who are leading the way in sustainability.
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Customer Story
March 2, 2023

Impetus Digital: A Women-led Sustainable Virtual Collaboration Software Company

Impetus Digital is a Toronto-based, women-led company that provides virtual and hybrid meetings, events, and programs for pharmaceutical and life science companies worldwide.
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Customer Story
February 16, 2023

USPA Nationwide Security: Green Business Benchmark° Certified Security Guard and Firewatch Provider

USPA Nationwide Security is a US-based security guard showing social responsibility comes first, giving away 50% of business profits.
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Case Study
February 6, 2023

Learn How Barfly Media Promotes Sustainability in Advertising With Holographic Display Units

Synterex is a clinical solutions provider of publishing, clinical science, project management, medical and regulatory writing, and IT collaboration services – bringing in sustainability from process development and optimization to document production.
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Customer Story
January 30, 2023

Synterex: Clinical Service Provider That Gives Back to the Environment and Society

Synterex is a clinical solutions provider of publishing, clinical science, project management, medical and regulatory writing, and IT collaboration services – bringing in sustainability from process development and optimization to document production.
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Customer Story
January 26, 2023

The Beacon Design Collective: Sustainability and Social Justice-Driven Graphic Design

The Beacon Design Collective Inc. creates graphic design and motion graphics for the social justice and sustainability sectors, driving change one design at a time.
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News
January 23, 2023

Green Business Benchmark° Earns 2023 Great Place to Work Certification™

Green Business Benchmark°, supported by Clearyst°, is proud to earn the prestigious 2023 Great Place to Work Certification™.
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Customer Story
January 20, 2023

Northwest Partners: Sustainable IT Solutions Service Provider

Northwest Partners views sustainability as a continuum for ongoing development and improvement.
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Customer Story
December 12, 2022

Xavier Creative House: An Award Winning Sustainable Marketing Agency Supporting the Healthcare Industry

Xavier Creative House has implemented ESG organization-wide to create a healthcare marketing agency with a purpose. They strive to lower their carbon footprint, build a green culture while supporting the well-being of their employees, and deliver unprecedented results for their clients.
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