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CFP 2018 Report
 Leading brands demonstrate pathways to chemical and material health   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 17, 2018 CONTACT: Alison Poor,,…
Boston Common Asset Management: 5 golden rules for investors on good governance and safer chemicals


Investors care about the chemical footprint of corporations. Toxic chemicals in products and supply chains are hidden liabilities, posing potentially significant…
Lauren Compere   GreenBiz  
What is the Chemical Footprint of Health Care Products?


Nonprofit Clean Production Action Evaluates Products Commonly Used in Pediatric Patient Rooms for Hazardous ChemicalsSomerville, MA – A new report…
Clean Production Action  
CFP Moves Mainstream


Companies with over $670 billion in revenue participate in the Second Annual SurveyCONTACT: Alison Poor,, 781-391-6743 x110…
Chemical Footprint Project  
CVS Health, Vizient, Inc., and Rhode Island Treasury join the Chemical Footprint Project


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: December 22, 2016 CONTACT: Alison Poor, 781-391-6743x110, Clean Production Action Increasing the momentum for companies to measure…
Chemical Footprint Project  
Chemical Footprint Project Releases First Report on Corporate Progress Toward Safer Chemicals


For Immediate Release: May 19, 2016 Contact: Shayna Samuels, 718-541-4785,, Glenn Turner, 917-817-3396,…
Clean Production Action  
BizNGO conference attracts thought-leaders committed to safer chemicals


The BizNGO conference, hosted by Clean Production Action, was mainly about Chemical Footprinting This was the 10th BizNGO conference and there was…
Cattermole Consulting  
GOJO Announces Its 2020 Sustainability Goals at BizNGO


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: CONTACT: Kelly McGlumphy, Public Relations Manager, GOJO Industries, 330.255.6986,, The company’s…
GOJO Industries  
Chemical Footprint Project Welcomes $2.1 trillion and more in support!


Contents: Transatlantic partnership attracts over $2.1 trillion in support Health care Signatories bring $70 billion in purchasing power to Chemical Footprint…
Chemical Footprint Project  
Five things you should know about Mark Rossi


Mark Rossi’s life mission is to advance safer alternatives to toxic chemicals. In 2006, Rossi founded BizNGO, a collaboration of more than 500…
Jessica Geller   Boston Globe  
$1.1 trillion in assets under management and purchasing power sign on to CFP!


Over $1.1 trillion in investment and purchasing power asks companies for their Chemical Footprint. Signatories include Aviva Investors, BNP Paribas IP,…
Chemical Footprint Project  
Chemical Footprinting: Identifying Hidden Liabilities in Manufacturing Consumer Products

May 1, 2015  

Carbon and water footprints, along with other measures of environmental impact, are often incorporated into corporate social responsibility or sustainability…
Lindsey Konkel   Environmental Health Perspectives  
Portland Business Journal Spotlights CFP


Heard of a Carbon Footprint? Well, another foot is dropping. The Chemical Footprint Project (CFP) provides the first-ever common metric of its kind for…
Colin Price, Jonas Kron, Susan Baker   Portland Business Journal  
Treading Lightly With Chemicals

March 2015  

A new tool, the Chemical Footprint Project (CFP), aims to establish meaningful measurement of overall corporate performance towards safer chemicals in…
Leigh Stringer   Chemical Watch  
Mint Press News Shares CFP Debut


Major retailers, health insurers and sustainability groups are embracing a new initiative aimed at comparing companies’ policies for managing chemicals…
Carey L. Biron   Mint Press News  
The Chemical Footprint Project in Sustainable Brands


A group of corporate and NGO leaders today released a new tool for assessing leadership in corporate chemicals management. The Chemical Footprint Project…
Mike Hower   Sustainable Brands  
The Guardian Highlights CFP in Business Case for Managing Chemical Risk


A new study tested seasonal products from retailers Walmart, Target and CVS. Two-thirds contained substances linked to cancer, learning disabilities and…
Leigh Stringer   The Guardian  
CFP Featured in Corporate Knights


The global supply chain is a massive game of hot potato.Large companies pass the buck to smaller companies, who pass it to even smaller companies. As the…
Ashley Renders   Corporate Knights  
The Business Case for Knowing Chemicals in Products and Supply Chains
New Report Makes Strong Business Case for Using Safer Chemicals in Products and Supply ChainsGeneva, 15 December 2014 - Chemicals are all around us, present…
Press Release:  Chemical Footprint Project Launch


Third-Party Benchmark Designed to Help Reduce Public Health & Environmental Risks from Chemical Exposure for Health Care Industry, Retail Stores, Socially…