11 May '11, 3pm

What Are the Best Books on Corporate Sustainability?

What Are the Best Books on Corporate Sustainability?

Judging by the number of books about business and the environment piling up on my shelves, the corporate sustainability movement is alive and well. One of the best is Business Lessons from a Radical Industrialist by Ray Anderson, the founder and chairman of the commercial carpet company Interface. I've been provided with two signed copes of the paperback edition to give away. I'm expecting a signed copy of Howard Schultz's book, which I'm also going to give to a blog reader. More on that, in a moment. But first, a few thoughts about Ray and his book. Ray is a terrific guy who has had a great influence on business people across America, by tirelessly promoting the idea that a truly sustainable approach to business is good for business. (See my 2009 interview, Ray Anderson, Radical Industrialist. ) "Take nothing from the earth that cannot be replaced by the earth" is how he ...

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