21 Apr '17, 11am

5 companies that get what Earth Day really means

For those who engage with GreenBiz regularly, every day is Earth Day. So you’ll forgive me for being less than eager to field the countless public relations pitches that have come whizzing into my inbox over the past month — spinning everything from the benefits of reusable mugs to how buying new wireless headphones will bring clean water to some far-flung emerging economy to the latest greatest tree-planting scheme. (My colleague Anya Khalamayzer does a great job of summing these up.) Don’t get me wrong. It’s exciting that so many businesses are excited about getting the general public excited about every individual's role in fighting climate change. Aren’t you excited? This wasn’t the case back in 1970, when this day of action was first established. Now, it’s difficult to find a self-respecting brand that doesn’t have some sort of angle — especially given this year’s cam...

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