environmental movement


environmental movement
 Groups that encourage the preservation and protection of the earth.
 ► “In the environmental movement’s early days, the roles of those involved were simple and clearly defined. Coalitions of environmental groups lined up on one side, accusing big business of fouling the environment for the sake of profits.” (ENR, Aug. 21, 1995, p. 51)

American business jargon. 2014.

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