08 Mar '12, 6am

When “green business isn’t enough | new blogpost about how to change systems #csr

When “green business isn’t enough | new blogpost about how to change systems #csr

Good morning Marc and thank you for another informative post. We have been operating in the green world long enough to know that some people will NOT do the right thing until they are either encenticized or required (by law) to do so. Unfortunatley this group of people probably represents the overwhelming majority on a national basis. The reason we see a lot more plastic bottles on our road sides and land fills compared to aluminium cans is that cans have value, and plastic bottle do not. I would venture to say that if the “deposit” on a bottle or can was raised to let’s say one dollar each you would see very few plastic bottles or aluminium cans in a land fill. The fact is that the retailers who sell us these products do not want to go into the waste collection business though we all know they should. Along with that incentive is a need for a national, consitent and compr...

Full article: http://www.marcgunther.com/2012/03/07/when-green-business...

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