Resources: Blogs

GreenBiz Blog: So long toxics: A builder’s guide to safer chemicals

10/21/2015 Mark Rossi & Annie Bevan GreenBiz Blogs Bulletins

Excerpt from the GreenBiz article: Health experts long have recognized the risks of individual and groups of toxic chemicals in building products, beginning with lead…
10 21, 2015
How to use GreenScreen® in LEED v4 Press Release

10/21/2015 Clean Production Action Blogs Bulletins Press Releases

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: October 21, 2015Contact: Glenn Turner, 917-817-3396, glenn@ripplestrategies.comShayna Samuels, 718-541-4785, shayna@ripplestrategies.comAshLee Eustace, 610-569-1045,  New “How to” Guide Provides Manufacturers with Clear Guidance…
10 20, 2015
Upcoming Events and More

10/19/2015 Clean Production Action Blogs Bulletins

BizNGO-Chemical Footprint Conference, Dec. 8-9, 2015, Boston UN Our Planet magazine features Mark Rossi Chemical Footprint Project assessment tool open for use until Nov. 30, 2015…
10 19, 2015
Q & A With Bart Sights

10/16/2015 Clean Production Action Blogs

Bart Sights is the Sr. Director of the Global Development Network at Levi Strauss & Co. and keynote speaker at the upcoming BizNGO-Chemical Footprint Conference,…
10 16, 2015
Ethiquette blog: Chemical Footprinting: The Next Frontier in Responsible Investing

10/13/2015 Ethiquette Blogs

Excerpt from Ethiquette:  Harmful chemicals are an increasing problem in today’s marketplace, leading not only to environmental pollution and human health impacts, but also to…
10 13, 2015
Job Opportunities, Save the Date, and Mark Rossi in the Boston Globe

9/8/2015 Blogs Bulletins Press Releases

Job AnnouncementsClean Production Action is now hiring for two new positions:   GreenScreen® Program Manager: We are looking for a technically and scientifically skilled individual to…
09 07, 2015
Get Active

September 2015 Mark Rossi OurPlanet Blogs Press Releases

Moving from a passive to an active strategy in managing for chemicals in products makes good business sense Companies increasingly need to know more about…
09 01, 2015
Five things you should know about Mark Rossi

8/14/2015 Jessica Geller Boston Globe Blogs Press Releases

Mark Rossi’s life mission is to advance safer alternatives to toxic chemicals. In 2006, Rossi founded BizNGO, a collaboration of more than 500 business, environmental, and…
08 14, 2015
GreenBiz Blog: The $1.1 trillion question: What’s your chemical footprint?

6/19/2015 Mark Rossi GreenBiz Blogs Bulletins

Look no further than the financial and reputational travails of Lumber Liquidators for a stark example of the risks companies are exposed to when they…
06 19, 2015
$1.1 trillion in assets under management and purchasing power sign on to CFP!

6/19/2015 Blogs Bulletins Press Releases

Somerville, MA [June 19, 2015] — You’ve heard of a company’s carbon footprint.  Now it’s time for the chemical footprint. Despite growing regulatory efforts, businesses…
06 19, 2015
GreenScreen® for Safer Chemicals is Science at its Best: Open source and Transparent

5/26/2015 Bev Thorpe Blogs Bulletins

We live in an age of increasing transparency.   The public expects more online information and company reporting.  Consumers are asking companies and retailers about the…
05 26, 2015
Chemical Footprinting: Identifying Hidden Liabilities in Manufacturing Consumer Products

123:A130–A133, Lindsey Konkel Environmental Health Perspectives Blogs Press Releases

Carbon and water footprints, along with other measures of environmental impact, are often incorporated into corporate social responsibility or sustainability reports. Many companies now make…
05 02, 2015
NGO platform: TSCA, REACH and the downstream user

April 2015 Mark Rossi Chemical Watch Blogs Bulletins

Click here to read the new article written by Dr. Mark Rossi on Chemical Watch.
04 16, 2015
Treading lightly with chemicals

March 2015 Leigh Stringer Chemical Watch Blogs Bulletins

A new tool, the Chemical Footprint Project (CFP), aims to establish meaningful measurement of overall corporate performance towards safer chemicals in products and supply chains.…
04 07, 2015
GreenScreen® Newsletter - April 6, 2015

4/6/2015 Lauren Heine Blogs Bulletins

Greetings from the GreenScreen® TeamThank you all for the continued support and interest in GreenScreen. Do you have questions on how to become more involved?…
04 06, 2015
Practitioner Program and Webinar Announcement

Blogs Bulletins

Lead the way in sustainable chemicals management with our most advanced training in the GreenScreen ® method: enroll in the GreenScreen Practitioner course and become…
03 24, 2015
VIDEO: Selin Talks Global Chemical Challenges

3/9/2015 BU Frederick S. Pardee School of Global Studies Blogs

Henrik Selin, Associate Director of the Division of International Studies at the Frederick S. Pardee School of Global Studies at Boston University, gave a talk on the global…
03 19, 2015
5 essential practices help assure safer chemicals in products

3/6/2015 Bev Thorpe GreenBiz Blogs

The U.S. is home to a vibrant network of “market campaigners” — environmental health advocates and social media active consumers — calling for safer chemical…
03 06, 2015
GreenScreen® Newsletter - January 26, 2015

1/26/2015 Lauren Heine Blogs Bulletins

Greetings from the GreenScreen® Team We hope there are great things in store for you in 2015! 2014 was an exciting year for us. Here…
01 29, 2015
GreenScreen Practitioner Program Accepting Applications for May 2015

Blogs Bulletins

ENROLLING NOW FOR MAY 2015 Clean Production Action (CPA) is now accepting applications to the May 2015 GreenScreen® Practitioner Program.    This course is CPA’s premier…
01 29, 2015