Boma Jewelry is so excited to be a member of the Sustainable Fashion Alliance. As a member of the SFA, Boma is able to share insights and get support with our advocacy efforts within the sustainable fashion community.
Reads more about SFA and learn more about their resources here.
Boma is proud to be a business member of the American Sustainability Business Council. We are joining a group of well-respected companies like: Beauty Counter, Patagonia, Eileen Fisher and Etsy. The American Sustainable Business Council (ASBC) is the leading business organization serving the public policy interests of responsible companies, their customers and other stakeholders. Founded in 2009, its membership represents over 250,000 businesses in a wide range of industries. ASBC advocates for policy change and informs business owners, policymakers and the public about the need and opportunities for building a vibrant, broadly prosperous, sustainable economy.
How does Boma Jewelry utilize its membership as a part of the ASBC?
The American Sustainable Business Council works with its members to develop a vision and policy framework for a sustainable market-based economy. A truly sustainable economy requires the responsible stewardship of all types of capital – social, financial, intellectual, and natural. All of these must be tended to make the economy productive, resilient, competitive, and equitable for businesses and their communities.
AMERICAN SUSTAINABLE BUSINESS COUNCIL - SUSTAINABLE PACKAGING WORKING GROUP
We are a part of the ASBC Sustainable Packaging working group which meets to focus on public policy initiatives that define the problems we face due to our dependency and use of packaging in all areas of our lifestyle. The sustainable packaging working group works with a framework of principles defined as:
Principle 1- Materials Circularity
Principle 2- Shared Responsibility
Principle 3- Accelerating a Circular Market
Principle 4- Transparency & Communication
AMERICAN SUSTAINABLE BUSINESS COUNCIL - SAFER CHEMICALS PUBLIC POLICY WORKING GROUP
We are a part of the ASBC Safer Chemicals Public Policy working group which meets in partnership with BizNGO. The group features in-depth analyses by policy experts, monitors federal and state chemical policy initiatives. The working group focuses on public policy initiatives at the state and federal level. The frame of the group's engagement is in 4 Principles for Safer Chemicals:
1. Know and Disclose
2. Assess and Avoid hazards
3. Commit to continuous improvement
4. Support public policy initiatives and standards that advance the first 3 principles
Learn more about the American Sustainability Business Council here.
LIFT ECONOMY - NEXT ECONOMY MBA
What is a Next Economy MBA?
Traditional MBA programs can cost in excess of $100k-150k for a two year degree. The team at Lift Economy have been working with hundreds of social enterprises who are today building the Next Economy. The Next Economy MBA teaches entrepreneurs the things they should know in order to be prepared for the future of business while addressing topics that no other MBA program in the world teaches such as: comprehensive strategies to reverse climate change, regenerative finance, racial justice and the gift economy. Learn more HERE.