Green Business Bureau

Green Business Certification

Latino Consumers Present Growth Opportunity for Green Businesses

A recent Eco Pulse® survey showed that Latino Americans are not only the country’s fastest growing minority group, but are arguably the greenest group as well.  In fact, results showed that Latinos are significantly more likely to be searching for greener products than other populations.  When you consider that about 47 million Americans are Latino, or nearly one in six residents according to the

Tax Breaks for Green Businesses

2010 is drawing quickly to a close and it's time to start preparing for your taxes.  As a green business, you're in luck!  There are many tax incentives, deductions and credits available to ease your burden.  The best resource to find tax breaks in your state is:  This is a comprehensive database of all federal, state, and sometimes local incentives for energy efficiency.  You’d be surprised at how many options are out there. 

Tips for a Greener Holiday




Government Financing for Green Business

Go Green for Free with Our 2010 Earth Day Sweepstakes

This year marks the 40th anniversary of Earth Day and we're celebrating by giving your business the chance to go green for free!

EPA Finalizes Rule for Shipping Emissions

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has finalized a rule setting tough engine and fuel standards for large U.S.-flagged ships.

The regulation harmonizes with international standards and will lead to significant air quality improvements throughout the country.