Latest American Sustainable Business Council Stories

2011-07-28 18:30:00

WASHINGTON, July 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- This afternoon, the House Small Business Committee Subcommittee on Investigations, Oversight and Regulations will hold a hearing entitled, "Open for Business: The Impact of the CFPB on Small Business." Though the new Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) has only been open for one week, the hearing appears geared toward the premise that the new bureau is hurting small businesses, a refrain used repeatedly by opponents of the CFPB in the...

2011-03-16 17:44:00

WASHINGTON, March 16, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following joint statement was issued today by American Businesses for Clean Energy, American Sustainable Business Council, Main Street Alliance, Small Business Majority and the South Carolina Small Business Chamber of Commerce: "We, the undersigned organizations representing a diverse set of business interests that range in size from fortune 500 companies to the small businesses that make up the backbone of this country, stand...

2010-04-15 11:23:00

Modern Business Leaders Call for Change to Inspire Consumer Confidence New Bill Introduced Today to Reform Nation's Chemical Laws NEW YORK, April 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Sustainable Business Council (ASBC) called upon U.S. businesses today to recognize the inevitable transformation of successful business practices that require transforming our understanding of toxic chemical regulations. The ASBC members understand the future market gains and financial benefits in...

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  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.