3/14/2018 Clean Production Action Blog
Join Clean Production Action in addressing your pain points in chemicals and materials management. In 2018 we are offering 4…
Signatories include: Aviva Investors, BNP Paribas Investment Partners, Boston Common Asset Management, Dignity Health, Kaiser Permanente, Staples, Trillium Asset Management, and Bank J. Safra Sarasin Ltd.
Participating in the Chemical Footprint Project pilot led us to develop a formal chemical policy that will be included on our website. Our chemicals policy and its successful implementation is the very heart of our company philosophy.
CFP greatly simplifies the complex issue of chemicals management. We now have a tool that is available for plugging into purchasing decisions.
CFP is a market differentiator and provides a competitive advantage for business leaders. This new tool will add a level of transparency and help companies mitigate reputational and regulatory risks and exploit opportunities afforded by moving to safer chemicals.
We need metrics for reporting and benchmarking overall corporate performance on chemicals management. CFP is a publicly developed standard which could allow us to benchmark, track and report our overall corporate chemical management performance going forward. We look forward to its launch in 2015.
Companies need to know the chemicals in their products and supply chains, and be able to benchmark their performance. CFP offers a new and welcomed option for companies to make progress in these efforts.