Resources: Publications

2018 Chemical Footprint Project Annual Report

Publications

Continuous improvement – three years of Chemical Footprint Project (CFP) Surveys highlight the growing capacity of business leaders to develop and execute comprehensive chemicals policies, know the…
09 14, 2018
A Guide to Purchasing PFAS-Free Food Service Ware

Summer 2018 Clean Production Action, GreenBlue, Ann Blake Publications

Learn about the resources on our free webinar September 6th at 12 pm ET. Make more informed food service ware purchasing decisions: Fact sheet: Hazards…
07 19, 2018
Hazards of PFAS fact sheet

Summer 2018 Clean Production Action, GreenBlue, Ann Blake Publications

Download the Hazards of PFAS Fact SheetLearn more on a free webinar on September 6th at 12 pm ET.What are PFAS?Chemicals known as per- and…
07 19, 2018
GreenScreen® Overview

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Overview of GreenScreen for Safer Chemicals.  Includes how it works, identifying chemicals of high concern, practical uses of the method, and the Benchmark system.  …
07 17, 2018
Alternatives to PFAS-Coated Food Packaging

1/24/2018 Clean Production & Toxic Free Future Publications

Nonstick chemicals known as per- and poly-fluorinated alkyl substances (PFAS) are commonly used in disposable food packaging and food service ware as an oil and…
01 24, 2018
Naturepedic: Taking a Precautionary Approach to Chemicals in Products

12/13/2017 Clean Production Action Publications

This case study of the Naturepedic, a manufaturer of organic mattresses,  exemplifies a company that has considered safer chemistry as a fundamental design element and…
12 13, 2017
Chemical Footprint of Products Commonly Used in Pediatrics Departments

12/5/2017 Clean Production Action Publications

What is the Chemical Footprint of Health Care Products? Nonprofit Clean Production Action Evaluates Products Commonly Used in Pediatric Patient Rooms for Hazardous Chemicals A…
12 04, 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
Chemical Footprint Project Report 2017

8/2/2017 Clean Production Action Publications

Read the findings from the 2016 Survey.
08 01, 2017
The Case for Chemical Transparency

2/22/2017 Clean Production Action Publications

Customers and business leaders are driving the trend to full chemical ingredient disclosure.  As one company states, "Transparency is fundamental to running a sustainable business." …
02 22, 2017
Lifting the Nano Veil: A Peek at Nanosilver With GreenScreen®

November 2016 Coming Clean Publications

Peeking at hazard data for silver and nanosilver. Scientists and people concerned about toxic chemicals in products, worked together through the organization Coming Clean –…
11 30, 2016
The Plastics BAN List

11/3/2016 The 5 Gyres Institute, Clean Production Action, Surfrider Foundation, and UPSTREAM Publications

An analysis and call-to-action to phase out the most harmful plastic products used in California. Download the report.
11 03, 2016
Chemical Footprint Project Report 2016

5/19/2016 Clean Production Action, Lowell Center for Sustainable Production, Pure Strategies Publications

The first annual Chemical Footprint Project report highlights the financial risks that companies face due to chemicals of high concern (CoHCs) to human health and…
05 19, 2016
GreenScreen used in Galaxolide assessment

April 2016 Women's Voices for the Earth Publications

Galaxolide: A Long-lasting Fragrance Contaminating the Great LakesGalaxolide is a synthetic musk, a commonly used fragrance ingredient found in household products. Galaxolide is widely used…
04 26, 2016
BPA Buyer Beware Report

March 30, 2016 Clean Production Action; Breast Cancer Fund; Ecology Center; Campaign for Healthier Solutions; Mind the Store Campaign Publications

A new report released on March 30, 2016 by six nonprofit organizations that tested nearly 200 food can linings for the toxic chemical, Bisphenol A…
03 29, 2016
GreenScreen v1.3 and LEED v4

Publications

How do the changes from GreenScreen® version 1.2 to version 1.3 affect the List Translator score of a chemical? Are List Translator scores in Pharos…
03 07, 2016
GreenScreen V1.3 Revision List

Publications

This updated release of GreenScreen® for Safer Chemicals Hazard Assessment Guidance (Guidance) v1.3 (March 2016) features new, in-depth instructions on using the GreenScreen® List Translator…
03 07, 2016
BizNGO-Chemical Footprint Conference 2015 Selected Speaker Interviews

12/8/2015 BizNGO Publications

Check out these selected speaker interviews from the 2015 BizNGO-Chemical Footprint Conference!Nicole Koharik Nicole Koharik, serves as the global sustainability marketing director for GOJO Industries, a global leader…
12 15, 2015
Alternatives to Methylene Chloride in Paint and Varnish Strippers Report

Molly Jacobs, MPH; Bingxuan Wang, PhD; Mark S. Rossi, PhD October 27, 2015 Publications

Download the entire reportRead more about Model Assessments and download individual chaptersNew Report: Alternatives to Methylene Chloride in Paint and Varnish Strippers: Availability of Safer…
10 26, 2015