When We Stand For Something Big,
We Stand Out

Our Mission

We believe that sustainable business can be a force for good and that the climate crisis presents an opportunity for businesses to work together to innovative solutions and build a strong economy that works for all

The Connecticut Sustainable Business Council engages and educates a cross-sector business community in building a sustainable and equitable economy in Connecticut. 

Our Founding & Business Members

Here are a few of our growing network of companies committed to sustainability and finding solutions to climate change.

 CT Climate Action Business Summit

Our Impact

CHANGE THE FLOW OF CAPITAL

We support sustainable business and market-driven investments that help Connecticut businesses be more competitive.

CREATE MEANINGFUL PARTNERSHIPS

We facilitate the design and development of powerful partnerships to scale
business solutions to climate change.

SUPPORT SCALING CLEAN ENERGY

 We believe the transition to a clean energy economy is good for business and can grow our state’s workforce in a fair and equitable way.

ADVOCATE FOR EQUITY

We prioritize racial and economic equity and justice, and we strive to provide programming to help disadvantaged communities.

LET'S GROW TOGETHER

Join us as we grow an unstoppable sustainable business movement that learns, shares, and collaborates to scale business solutions to climate change that are inclusive and equitable.
BECOME A MEMBERMAKE A DONATION

 “CTSBC plays a critical role in convening and engaging stakeholders from the business community on issues related to scaling solutions to climate change such as energy efficiency, renewables, and other issues related to resilience and adaptation”.

  Mackey Dykes, CT Green Bank

Member Benefits

LEARN, SHARE, COLLABORATE

Meet sustainable business leaders, learn about trends in sustainability, and hear from subject matter experts at quarterly networking events and programs. Access information, ask for advice from experts, and find resources.

INCREASE VISIBILITY

Gain visibility and recognition of your social and environmental efforts through the CTSBC newsletters, website, blog, webinars and events, as well as referrals to media professionals.

EXPERIENCE THE MOMENTUM

Benefit from an introductory session with CTSBC leadership to share your company’s sustainability goals and objectives and explore how CTSBC can support your success.

GET INVOLVED & BE HEARD

Learn about and get involved in policies related to creating a sustainable Connecticut, and have your voice heard.

Blog Highlights

How to Spot and Avoid Nine Types of Greenwashing

by | Oct 8, 2022 | Workplace Practices | 0 Comments

Making authentic ESG claims requires understanding greenwashing According to Compare Ethics, a UK-based sustainability platform, only one-fifth of consumers trust...

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New Member Profile: Thinking Beyond Business

by | May 26, 2022 | Member Profiles | 0 Comments

How does Thinking Beyond Business define sustainability in business? At TBB, we define Sustainability in business as the decision of business leaders to run their...

New Member Profile: CSR TALENT GROUP

by | Jul 14, 2021 | Member Profiles | 0 Comments

What inspired you to start CSR Talent Group? I was a partner and head of the corporate practice at a social impact firm for many years, and I saw that predictive trends...

New Member Profile: USA Waste and Recycling

by | Jul 8, 2021 | Member Profiles | 0 Comments

New Member Company Spotlight - USA Waste & Recycling USA Waste & Recycling, and its affiliated companies, have been leaders in sustainable waste management for...

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Connecticut-based company Impact Growth Partners focuses on helping companies realize value through becoming B Corp certified. 

by | May 31, 2021 | Uncategorized | 0 Comments

B Corp certification helps consumers, workers, and investors to identify and support businesses that are operating responsibly, and provides companies with a clear set...

Asarasi Member Company Spotlight

by | May 1, 2021 | Member Profiles | 0 Comments

A leader in sustainable business, Asarasi provides lightly carbonated bottled water that is pure, organic and sustainable. The unique tree-filtered water is...

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CT Green Bank: C-PACE

by | Mar 9, 2021 | Programs & Resources | 0 Comments

Connecticut Businesses Lead the Nation in Renewable Energy Investments - Has Your Company Joined the Movement? Nearing the $100 million mark in renewable energy and...

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How One CT Small Business Grew Its Impact through Crowdfunding

by | Oct 14, 2019 | Member Profiles,Uncategorized | 0 Comments

While crowdfunding is typically an unconventional approach for for-profit companies to raise capital, it seemed like a natural fit for a growing Benefit Corporation...

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CTSBC New Member Company Spotlight – Two Owls Sustainability Partners

by | Sep 2, 2019 | Member Profiles,Uncategorized | 0 Comments

Company co-owners and college roommates back in the 90’s, Greg Lam and David Mayer, discovered early on that they share a lifelong love of environmentalism and soccer....