Climate change is a concern for CEOs

Cozier, Muriel
September 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;9/11/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 34, p34
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the results of the latest Vistage Confidence Index, a quarterly measure of economic, market and industry trends which found that nearly two out of three chief executive officers from small and medium-sized U.S. businesses have expressed concern about climate change. Almost 2,000 CEO responded to the survey and the findings follow efforts by California and other states to lay down stricter regulations on greenhouse emissions.


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