Resources: Upcoming Events

Training: Setting Goals and Measuring Chemical Footprints

September 11, September 18, October 2 11am-12:15pm ET Clean Production Action

Learn how to measure current chemical footprint and progress to sustainability goals, based on case studies from leading practitioners The Chemical Footprint Project is a new initiative to measure and report on progress to safer chemicals use. The Chemical Footprint Project encompasses the metric of measuring chemical footprints as well as a Survey of overall chemicals management policies and practices. In this course you will learn what a chemical footprint is, how to calculate it, and the value of chemical footprints in setting goals and priorities and telling stories of progress and success. At the end of this course participants will…
Read More

Training: Avoiding Regrettable Substitutions with GreenScreen®

October 10, 17, 24 11am – 12:15pm ET Clean Production Action

Learn how to identify safer alternatives to chemicals of concern with GreenScreen® for Safer Chemicals Identifying chemicals to avoid is typically an early step in proactive chemicals management. However, once you have identified the chemicals you want to reduce or eliminate from your products and/or supply chain, how do you avoid regrettable substitutes? You want to ensure that your investment of time and resources to replace a chemical will bring you returns and value to your organization and brands. At the end of this course participants will be able to: Use GreenScreen® for Safer Chemicals to evaluate and compare the…
Read More

Introduction to GreenScreen

24/7 Online

Learn how companies like HP Inc., certifications systems like US Green Building Council's LEED Standard, and government organizations such as Washington State are using GreenScreen to innovate towards safer chemicals and create market efficiency in global supply chains. This online course can be taken from anywhere, at your own pace, and includes six modules ranging from an overview of chemical hazard assessment to using GreenScreen to select safer chemicals in products. This course is ideal for professionals: working with companies on the journey to safer products seeking to understand the hazards of chemicals in products and supply chains practicing in…
Read More