Resources: Blogs

Know your chemicals: GreenScreen® 2017 trainings & more

10/19/2016 Clean Production Action Blogs Bulletins

GreenScreen® 2017 training schedule is here Latest GreenScreen news Featured in Chemical Watch Presenting at Kingpins Transformers Conference toxnot.com provides new software platform  GreenScreen® 2017 training schedule Plan your training…
10 19, 2016
Chemical Footprint Project Survey is live! BizNGO Annual Meeting, & more updates

9/13/2016 Clean Production Action Blogs Bulletins

Chemical Footprint Project survey is live! BizNGO members: Join us for the 11th annual meeting ​GreenScreen® featured at Electronics Goes Green conference Chemical Footprint Project…
09 13, 2016
Need help identifying hazardous chemicals in your supply chain?

6/29/2016 Clean Production Action Blogs

Are you seeking a streamlined approach for identifying hazardous chemicals of highest concern in your supply chain? Do you want to add efficiency to your…
06 29, 2016
Updates from GreenScreen® for Safer Chemicals

6/2/2016 Clean Production Action Blogs Bulletins

Online Introduction to GreenScreen® course is live! 2016 GreenScreen Advanced Training programs kick off​ CPA was in Sacramento to train on GreenScreen Clean Production Action began 2016 with…
06 03, 2016
Danish Environmental Protection Agency report highlights need for consistent application of GreenScreen® for Safer Chemicals

6/2/2016 Clean Production Action Blogs

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
Clean Production Action launches NEW online course

5/9/2016 Clean Production Action Blogs Bulletins

Today we are thrilled to announce the launch of our online GreenScreen® Standard Introductory Course! Join us and learn: the value and uses of GreenScreen,…
05 09, 2016
UNEP Business Case, BPA in Cans, Walmart and chemical footprinting & more

5/3/2016 Clean Production Action Blogs Bulletins

UNEP refreshes The Business Case for Knowing Chemicals in Products & Supply Chains The United Nations Environment Programme recently refreshed the report, originally released in…
05 06, 2016
GreenScreen used in Galaxolide assessment

4/26/2016 Women's Voices for the Earth Blogs Bulletins

Women’s Voices for the Earth released the results of the GreenScreen chemical assessment of Galaxolide, a common fragrance chemical used in cleaning products. Galaxolide received…
04 29, 2016
Apparel industry likes the look & feel of GreenScreen®!

4/13/2016 Michelle Turner Blogs

The apparel industry is breaking new ground by seeking to design out hazardous chemicals from its supply chain. Rather than having to manage the risks…
04 12, 2016
Learn how to use GreenScreen®, see our latest updates

Clean Production Action 3/16/2016 Blogs Bulletins

Become an expert in GreenScreen – check out our upcoming trainings Hewlett Packard’s leadership in alternatives assessment featured in ChemicalWatch GreenScreen assessments of neonic pesticides…
03 16, 2016
GreenScreen® in Environmental Leader

3/8/2016 Jessica Lyons Hardcastle Environmental Leader Blogs Bulletins

In an effort to help companies use safer chemicals, Clean Production Action (CPA), has released the next version of the GreenScreen for Safer Chemicals Hazard Assessment Guidance,…
03 08, 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
Now accepting applications for the 2016 GreenScreen® for Safer Chemicals Practitioner Program

2/11/2016 Shari Franjevic Blogs Bulletins

Demonstrate your leadership and expertise with professional credentialing. Clean Production Action is now accepting applications for the 2016 GreenScreen® for Safer Chemicals Practitioner Program. This…
02 19, 2016
Clean Production Action is growing!

1/29/2016 Mark S. Rossi Blogs Bulletins

I am excited to announce a number of updates here at Clean Production Action: a role change for me, three new staff, and a new…
02 03, 2016
These companies are figuring out how to reduce the toxics in electronics

1/11/2016 Rachel Cernansky Ensia Blogs

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.…
01 11, 2016
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
GreenScreen® in Hewlett Packard case study

October 2015 Chemical Watch Blogs Bulletins

Excerpt from Safer Chemicals in the Supply Chain-Hewlett Packard: strong awareness "The electronics company looks at regulatory and other drivers, such as green procurement and…
10 31, 2015
California Regulations & Alternatives Assessment - New Report & Webinar Today

Blogs Bulletins

Also, it's time to register for the BizNGO-Chemical Footprint Conference! Join us in Boston on December 8 & 9. Webinar TODAY! Safer Alternatives to Methylene Chloride in Paint Strippers Join us…
10 27, 2015
New Report! How to use GreenScreen for LEED v4

Blogs Bulletins

New "How to" Guide Provides Manufacturers with Clear Guidance on Meeting Latest LEED Requirements Clean Production Action Makes it Easier to Disclose and Remove Hazardous…
10 22, 2015
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