Resources: Press Releases

CFP 2018 Report: Leading brands demonstrate pathways to chemical and material health

9/17/2018 Chemical Footprint Project Press Releases

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 17, 2018 CONTACT: Alison Poor, Alison@cleanproduction.org, 781-391-6743 x110 Continuous improvement – three years of CFP Surveys highlight the growing capacity of…
09 17, 2018
ZDHC recognizes GreenScreen Certified™ Indicator of Level 1 MRSL Conformance

2/21/2018 Clean Production Action Press Releases

Leading NGO in clean production aligns with apparel & footwear collaboration to transform chemical use in the sectorSomerville, Massachusetts – Today Clean Production Action and…
02 20, 2018
New report! Chemical Footprint of Pediatrics

12/5/2017 Clean Production Action Press Releases

Evaluation of products commonly used  in Pediatric Patient Rooms for Hazardous Chemicals Somerville, MA – A new report released today by Clean Production Action provides…
12 05, 2017
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
Press Release: New certification for safer chemicals in textiles meets market needs

4/19/2017 Clean Production Action Press Releases

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 19, 2017 CONTACT: Alison Poor, alison@cleanproduction.org, 781-391-6743 x110 GreenScreen Certified™ launched at Kingpins Show in Amsterdam Somerville, Mass. – Today in…
04 12, 2017
CVS Health, Vizient, Inc., and Rhode Island Treasury join the Chemical Footprint Project

12/22/2016 Chemical Footprint Project Press Releases

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: DATE CONTACT: Alison Poor, 781-391-6743x110, Clean Production Action Increasing the momentum for companies to measure and report on their chemical management programs…
12 22, 2016
PLASTICS BAN LIST TO LAUNCH

11/3/2016 Press Releases

Contact: Amanda Leesburg 404-687-0400 (cell) amanda@leesburgpr.com           Report identifies California’s most dangerous plastics, including plastic bags, which the state may vote…
11 03, 2016
Danish Environmental Protection Agency report highlights need for consistent application of GreenScreen® for Safer Chemicals

6/2/2016 Clean Production Action Blogs Press Releases

The Danish Environmental Protection Agency recently published hazard assessments for 28 phosphorous flame retardant substances using GreenScreen as the foundation for its analysis.  We are…
05 31, 2016
Chemical Footprint Project Releases First Report on Corporate Progress Toward Safer Chemicals

5/19/2016 Clean Production Action Press Releases

For Immediate Release: May 19, 2016 Contact:    Shayna Samuels, 718-541-4785, shayna@ripplestrategies.com Glenn Turner, 917-817-3396, glenn@ripplestrategies.com Third-Party Benchmark Supports Investors, Purchasers, and Brands in Assessing…
05 19, 2016
GreenScreen for Safer Chemicals showcased in two textile innovations

4/13/2016 Clean Production Action Press Releases

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 13, 2016  CONTACT: Michelle Turner, michelle@cleanproduction.org, 781-391-6743 x 116 Italian chemical company that specializes in chemicals formulated for denim finishing. Garmon has…
04 12, 2016
Two Out of Three Food Cans Tested Have Toxic BPA in the Linings

3/30/2016 Clean Production Action,
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Mind the Store Campaign Press Releases

Nearly 200 Cans Analyzed from Campbell’s, Del Monte, General Mills, Kroger, Albertsons and More Infographic, B-Roll & Social Media Graphics Available Here A new report…
03 30, 2016
Hazardous Chemicals in Products Easier to Identify with New Tool Released Today

3/8/2016 Clean Production Action Blogs Bulletins Press Releases

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 8, 2016 CONTACT: Michelle Turner, michelle@cleanproduction.org, 781-391-6743 x 116 Tom Lent, tlent@healthybuilding.net, 510-845-5600 Hazardous Chemicals in Products Easier to Identify with…
03 07, 2016
How HP and Dell are reducing the toxics in their electronics

1/20/2016 Rachel Cernansky GreenBiz Press Releases

Eliminating a chemical from a product is not easy. A replacement substance — ideally, one that’s safer — has to be found that can perform…
01 20, 2016
These companies are figuring out how to reduce the toxins in electronics

1/11/2016 Rachel Cernansky Ensia Press Releases

As global consumption of cellphones and other devices soars, industry searches for ways to decrease the threat of chemical components to people and the environment.On…
01 11, 2016
GOJO Announces Its 2020 Sustainability Goals at BizNGO

12/8/2015 GOJO Industries Blogs Bulletins Press Releases

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: CONTACT: Kelly McGlumphy, Public Relations Manager, GOJO Industries, 330.255.6986, McGlumpK@GOJO.com, www.GOJO.com The company’s Sustainable Value Strategies and Goals promote leadership and continuous…
12 08, 2015
New Generation TCO Certified Aims to Further Reduce Hazardous, Unknown Substances in Electronics

11/11/2015 PR Newswire Press Releases

STOCKHOLM, November 11, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- TCO Development today launched the latest generation TCO Certified sustainability certification for IT products. The revision includes new criteria…
11 11, 2015
GreenScreen® in International Electronics Sustainability Standard

11/11/2015 Clean Production Action Blogs Bulletins Press Releases

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: November 11, 2015 CONTACT: Shayna Samuels, 718-541-4785, shayna@ripplestrategies.com New Global Standard for Decreasing Toxic Chemicals in Electronics Released Today GreenScreen® for Safer…
11 10, 2015
US NGO publishes GreenScreen guidance for building professionals

11/5/2015 Chemical Watch Press Releases

UNITED STATES, November 5, 2015-- NGO, Clean Production Action, has published guidance on how to use its chemicals assessment tool, GreenScreen®, to meet criteria under…
11 05, 2015
M&J Group partners Garmon Chemicals at Kingpins Amsterdam

10/28/2015 Fibre2Fashion Press Releases

BANGLADESH, October 28, 2015-- Bangladeshi denim fabrics maker M&J Group in partnership with Garmon Chemicals, a marketer of chemicals solutions for garment finishing will showcase…
10 28, 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, AshLee@greencirclecertified.com  New “How to” Guide Provides Manufacturers with Clear Guidance…
10 20, 2015