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November 27, 2018
“Business carries the most responsibility for climate change and is vital to addressing it. But if the market system simply enables more and more carbon pollution, then the business community will need our government to help.” That’s part of a statement from CEO Hammad Atassi that ASBC issued in response to the National Climate... read more
November 26, 2018
Washington, DC – In response to the National Climate Assessment released by the White House last Friday, the American Sustainable Business Council (ASBC) released the following statement. It may be attributed to CEO Hammad Atassi.“In this time of thanksgiving, we are grateful that our government is continuing to track the risks... read more
November 20, 2018
ASBC is ramping up its efforts to convince Oregon legislators to repeal Oregon’s Water’s Edge election, a law that enables corporations to prevent the state from taxing their foreign income. This law enables corporations to hide American profits as foreign revenues.Oregon faces a $2 billion education funding shortfall for the... read more
November 20, 2018
NEW YORK – A board member of the American Sustainable Business Council (ASBC), which has a member network representing over 250,000 businesses, will testify at a historic joint hearing this evening at City Hall. The joint city and state hearing will showcase how the city can develop an equitable economy that works for New... read more
November 19, 2018
In response to the announcement late last week that President Trump will nominate Andrew Wheeler to head the EPA, ASBC released the following statement by CEO Hammad Atassi.“We strongly oppose Andrew Wheeler for EPA Administrator. We believe he will continue his predecessor’s harmful deregulation at the EPA, reversing vital... read more
November 19, 2018
Washington, DC – In response to the announcement late last week that President Trump will nominate Andrew Wheeler to head the EPA, the American Sustainable Business Council (ASBC) released the following statement. It may be attributed to CEO Hammad Atassi.“We strongly oppose Andrew Wheeler for EPA Administrator. We believe he... read more
November 15, 2018
ASBC is working with Vizbii Technologies, Inc., and its patented technology called Morphii®. We set out to learn how our members and our extended network feel about key policies coming from Washington, D.C. If you took the survey, you know that Morphii provides an innovative and engaging tool for sharing your experiences—more... read more
November 7, 2018
“This election is an important step towards passing national legislation that responsible business leaders have long wanted to see,” said CEO Hammad Atassi about the balance of power shifts in the U.S. House and several states. “We are encouraged about the new opportunities for policy change at both the federal and the state... read more
November 7, 2018
Washington, DC – Responding to the election results, which shifted the balance of power in the U.S. House of Representatives and several states, the American Sustainable Business Council (ASBC) released the following statement. It may be attributed to CEO Hammad Atassi.“This election is an important first step towards passing... read more
October 29, 2018
ASBC CEO Hammad Attasi wrote an op-ed in the Washington Post op-ed in support of a climate change plan being voted on soon by the DC Council.

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