Resources: Publications

How to Use GreenScreen® for LEED v4 FAQ

Publications

A list of frequently asked questions about how to use the GreenScreen for LEED v4.
10 20, 2015
How to Use GreenScreen® for LEED v4

Publications

The new How-To guide provides step-by-step instructions to help industry professionals create a Manufacturer’s Inventory, obtain and use the GreenScreen List Translator and/or Benchmark scores,…
10 20, 2015
Trending Topics: Hazard? Risk? Do you know the difference?

5/08/2015 Mark S. Rossi Bulletins Publications

A subject that comes up frequently in the context of managing and choosing chemicals, particularly for downstream users, is that of hazard and risk. With…
05 07, 2015
UNEP Report: The Business Case for Knowing Chemicals in Products & Supply Chains

October 2014 Mark Rossi UNEP Publications

Key messages: Regulatory requirements, customer demands, media attention, non-governmental organization advocacy, product recalls, and market opportunities are driving companies to know more about the chemicals…
10 01, 2014
Triclosan and Triclocarban GreenScreen Assessments

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GreenScreen Assessments of two chemicals commonly found in consumer goods - triclocarban and triclosan - are now available for viewing.
07 08, 2014
Chemicals in Consumer Products are Draining Trouble into the Great Lakes Ecosystem

July 2014 Beverley Thorpe Publications

Most people are unaware of how widespread triclosan and triclocarban chemicals are in their daily lives. Triclosan is found in liquid hand soaps, cosmetics, toothpastes,…
07 08, 2014
Plastics Scorecard

July 1, 2014 Ann Blake, PhD and Mark Rossi, PhD Publications

The Plastics Scorecard v.1.0 offers the first comprehensive method for assessing and reducing chemicals of high concern in plastics. “From baby bottles made with BPA…
07 01, 2014
GreenScreen® Guidance and Resources

Publications

GreenScreen® for Safer Chemicals is a method for comparative Chemical Hazard Assessment (CHA) that can be used for identifying chemicals of high concern and safer…
11 08, 2013
Commons Principles for Alternatives Assessment

Publications

Addressing Chemicals of Concern to Human Health or the EnvironmentAlternatives Assessment is a process for identifying, comparing and selecting safer alternatives to chemicals of concern…
10 18, 2013
The Guide to Safer Chemicals

2012 CPA Publications

The Guide Marks pathways to safer chemicals in products and supply chains. Sets relative benchmarks for each of the four BizNGO Principles for Safer Chemicals…
10 17, 2013
Plastics Scorecard Use and End of Life

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Plastics Scorecard Use and End of Life.
10 17, 2013
Plastics Scorecard Manufacturing

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Plastics Scorecard Manufacturing
10 17, 2013
Plastics Scorecard Feedstock Production

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Plastics Scorecard Feedstock Production
10 17, 2013
Biobased Materials: Essential for the Next Generation of Products

Publications

Sustainability criteria & tools from the SBC Collaborative.
10 17, 2013
Principles for Sustainable Plastics (PDF)

Publications

BizNGO has developed principles for sustainable plastics
10 17, 2013
BioSpecs Questionnaire

Publications

Biospecs Questionnaire.
06 17, 2013
Rachelle Wenger, Dignity Health-“CHW’s Needs from TSCA Reform”

Publications

Rachelle Wenger of Dignity Health discusses TSCA reform.
06 17, 2013
Chemical Alternatives Assessment Protocol (PDF)

Publications

Describes a process for identifying alternatives to a chemical of concern, screening out equally hazardous alternatives, and selecting an alternative.
05 24, 2013
Sick of Dust:  Chemicals in Common Products - a Needless Health Risk in our Homes

Publications

The first U.S. study (2005) to test household dust for a new and wide variety of chemicals found disturbing evidence of toxic chemicals in ordinary…
05 07, 2013