Environmental Protection

What Everyone Should Know About the Global Water Crisis

Entrepreneur Seth Siegel is on a mission to prevent the fast-approaching global water crisis and offers ways for you to get involved.

Jessica Abo

· 2 min read

VW to Pay More Than $10 Billion for U.S. Emissions Scandal

As part of the settlements, Volkswagen will to help boost zero emissions vehicles and introduce a program to offset excess diesel pollution from the offending vehicles.

Reuters

· 3 min read

Why Environmental Responsibility Is Good for Your Bottom Line

A foam insulation company retooled its spray foam products and improved its finances, along with the planet, in one fell swoop.

Doug Kramer

· 6 min read

Florida Woman Closes a Clothing Boutique to Open an Eco-Friendly Cleaning Business

After owning several businesses, Martekei Plange turned to franchising with Coverall as a way to refocus her entrepreneurial career.

· 7 min read

3 Environmental Problems Entrepreneurs Can Help Solve

Part of the global entrepreneurial challenge is to build profitable business without causing social and environmental harm.

Firas Kittaneh

· 4 min read

Volkswagen Shares Plunge Amid Emissions Scandal

The car company could face up to $18 billion in penalties.

Reuters

· 5 min read

Is Small Business Getting a Dirty Deal With Clean Water Act Changes?

A change to environmental law is being viewed as a massive land grab that hurts many small companies.

Susan Solovic

· 3 min read

How Sustainability Disclosure Creates Competitive Advantage

Today's entrepreneurs can position themselves ahead of the pack as more investors integrate environmental factors into their decisions.

Jean Rogers

· 3 min read

This Entrepreneur Plans to Save the World, $1 Trillion at a Time

Jigar Shah wants to help the environment -- and he's getting the money to make it happen.

Dennis Price

· 5 min read

How a Focus on the Triple Bottom Line Is Captivating Young Workers (Infographic)

Prioritizing people, the planet and profit is crucial for many millennials.

Gloria Larson

· 4 min read

Keystone XL Pipeline Bill Dies in U.S. Senate

The massive project -- which could have benefited businesses large and small and created thousands of jobs -- faced mounting opposition from environmentalists and politicians.

Reuters

· 4 min read

Illinois Outlaws Beauty Products Containing Non-Biodegradable Microbeads

The tiny, synthetic beads -- found in facial cleansers, hand washes and toothpastes -- have been found to pollute our waters and introduce toxic chemicals into the food chain.

Geoff Weiss

· 2 min read