Green Business Case Studies

Companies known for proactive environmental policies often receive positive recognition from customers, employees, regulators, the media and others. Because of their reputation, they are able to reap benefits such as reduced pressure from activist groups and the media, increased ability to attract and retain high quality employees, improved community relations, enhanced brand image, stronger customer loyalty, and increased appeal to socially responsible investors and portfolio managers.

  • This case study database of businesses recognized by the State of California for their sustainability programs can be organized by particular categories, such as energy conservation, green building, recycling, etc.