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Toxic flame retardants still in TVs

9/20/2017 Toxic-Free Future & Clean Production Action Press Releases

New testing by Clean Production Action and Toxic-Free Future Toxic Flame Retardant Chemicals Found in TVsFlame Retardant Banned Decade Ago Still Being Used in TVsContact:…
09 19, 2017
TV Reality: Toxic Flame Retardants in TVs

9/20/2017 Toxic-Free Future & Clean Production Action Publications

Televisions have historically contained large amounts of flame retardants, which scientists believe has contributed to the presence of toxic flame retardants in the home environment.…
09 19, 2017
CFP Webinar & New Model Chems Policy

9/13/2017 Clean Production Action Bulletins

    What do retailers, investors, and enviros have to do with solutions to hazardous chemicals? Surprisingly, it turns out, quite a bit. To give…
09 13, 2017
CPA joins partnership for safer manufacturing

8/29/2017 JANE STOYLE WELCH UBNow Bulletins

Safer manufacturing through materials scienceImagine a thriving community built around manufacturing jobs where the production methods and processes not only minimize waste and mitigate negative…
08 30, 2017
60+ products are now GreenScreen Certified™ & more news!

8/24/2017 Clean Production Action Bulletins

    End of Summer Greetings from Washington State! Clean Production Action’s GreenScreen® hazard assessment methodology is used by organizations of all kinds to inform…
08 24, 2017
Determining Chemical Hazard in a World of Incomplete Information: GreenScreen’s New Benchmark Review Process

8/24/2017 Bev Thorpe Blogs

GreenScreen® for Safer Chemicals (GreenScreen) was launched by Clean Production Action (CPA) ten years ago. Since then, GreenScreen has become the globally recognized tool for…
08 23, 2017
GreenBiz: CFP & Walmart

8/11/2017 GreenBiz Bulletins

Chemical footprinting strides to become mainstream with WalmartGlobal momentum toward chemical safety is rising as the financial and health implications of chemical mismanagement become increasingly…
08 22, 2017
Chemical Footprinting Moves to the Mainstream

Bulletins

CONTACT: Alison Poor, Alison@cleanproduction.org, 781-391-6743 x110 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 2, 2017 Companies with over $670 billion in revenue participate in the Second Annual SurveySomerville,…
08 01, 2017
Chemical Footprint Project Report 2017

8/2/2017 Clean Production Action Publications

Read the findings from the 2016 Survey.
08 01, 2017
Check out CFP 2017! New Report Released Today

8/2/2017 Clean Production Action Bulletins

    Hello from Somerville, Massachusetts! Today Clean Production Action in partnership with the UMass Lowell Center for Sustainable Production and Pure Strategies released the…
08 01, 2017
CFP Responder, HP pledges to phase out of phthalates

7/27/2017 Chemical Watch Bulletins

Hewlett Packard pledges to complete phthalates phase outTransparency efforts  Last year, HP participated in the Chemical Footprint Project, which tracks companies' progress towards safer chemicals, by measuring…
07 27, 2017
Klean Kanteen uses GreenScreen®

7/25/2017 Outdoor Industry Association Bulletins

Klean Kanteen Launches Safe, Durable Klean Coat™ Finish and New Colors for 2018 CollectionCHICO, Calif. — Jul 25, 2017 As part of a company commitment…
07 25, 2017
GreenScreen®: Did you know?

6/20/2017 Clean Production Action Bulletins

    Greetings! Created ten years ago, GreenScreen® for Safer Chemicals is now a widely recognized tool for assessing chemical hazards, identifying chemicals of concern, and selecting…
06 20, 2017
Chemical Watch article: Radio Flyer talks Chemical Footprint Project

6/9/2017 Chemical Watch Bulletins

US toy company reveals safer materials strategy Radio Flyer sets out benefits and challenges of chemical footprintingUS toy firm Radio Flyer has revealed its safer…
06 09, 2017
Reducing Chemical Hazards: The First Move

6/6/2017 @ 9 am PT CPA & Washington Department of Ecology Portland, Oregon Trainings

Using GreenScreen® List Translator Automated ToolIt is crucial to make informed decisions when choosing chemicals in products, processes and supply chains. Though it seems like…
06 06, 2017
Mark Rossi on BNMC’s podcast series, Talking Cities

6/1/2017 Talking Cities Webinars & Videos

BNMC’s podcast series, Talking Cities, hosted by our President & CEO Matt Enstice, investigates cutting-edge innovations for cities in America and beyond, featuring people our…
06 01, 2017
New EDF Report Uses GreenScreen to Assess Preservatives

5/24/2017 Clean Production Action Environmental Defense Fund Bulletins

A new report from Environmental Defense Fund reveals key barriers to innovation in an important, but challenging class of chemistry – preservatives. Data gaps were identified among…
05 25, 2017
Get trained on GreenScreen List Translator™ & more from CPA

5/24/2017 Clean Production Action Bulletins

    Dear partners in safer chemical advancement, I’ve been knee-deep in scoring 2016’s cohort of the Chemical Footprint Project Survey. Stay tuned for our…
05 24, 2017
GreenScreen Certified™, an upcoming training, & more from CPA

5/2/2017 Clean Production Action Bulletins

    Greetings fellow advocates for safer chemicals, Here in Washington state Spring has sprung! Salmonberry flowers are blooming, grass is growing fast with the…
05 04, 2017
Webinar: GreenScreen Certified™ - New for textile chemicals

4/26/2017 Alberto De Conti, Beverley Thorpe, Mark Rossi Clean Production Action Events Webinars & Videos

Listen as CPA and Garmon Chemicals dive into the newly launched GreenScreen Certified Standard for Textile Chemicals providing an overview on the certification process.  
04 26, 2017