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Five achievements from 2017


  In these times of federal roll-backs to human and environmental health protections, we thankfully still have companies keeping and upping their commitments to use…
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Webinar: What is the chemical footprint of health care products?


A new report released by Clean Production Action provides the first ever chemical footprint of products commonly used in pediatric patient rooms. Hazardous chemicals in…
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Chemical Footprint Project Workshop 2017


Be a leader in proactive chemicals management. Join us in Boston to learn how to: Reduce business risks related to chemicals, Measure progress in using…
Chemical Footprint Project NonProfit Center 89 South Street Boston, MA 02111
What is the Chemical Footprint of Health Care Products?


Nonprofit Clean Production Action Evaluates Products Commonly Used in Pediatric Patient Rooms for Hazardous Chemicals Somerville, MA – A new report released today by Clean…
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BizNGO 2017

December 5-6, 2017

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Clean Production Action NonProfit Center 89 South Street Boston, MA 02111
IEHN joins Clean Production Action!

Dear Friends of CPA, It is with great pleasure that I share the news that the Investor Environmental Health Network (IEHN) is coming under the…
Clean Production Action 11/16/2017
Webinar: Deep Dive for Chemical Footprint Project Responders


Participating in the CFP Survey demonstrates your organization's commitment to sound chemicals management. Want to learn the ins and outs of the Chemical Footprint Project (CFP) Survey?…
Chemical Footprint Project
The 2017 CFP Survey is now live!


    The CFP 2017 Survey is now live! Brands and manufacturers now have a common language for communicating to investors and customers their progress…
Chemical Footprint Project
Upcoming webinars & workshop


    The leaves are changing here in Somerville which means BizNGO 2017 is right around the corner. This year, the annual meeting will be…
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Webinar: CFP - Empowering Companies and Investors


Listen as CPA, Trillium Asset Management, and Walmart discuss how CFP evaluates businesses holistically on their journey to safer chemicals, thereby enabling participating companies to benchmark…
Ashley Hall, Susan Baker, Mark Rossi
Newsletter: Solutions to hazardous chemicals


    What do retailers, investors, and enviros have to do with solutions to hazardous chemicals? Surprisingly, it turns out, quite a bit. To give…
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GreenBiz: CFP & Walmart


Chemical footprinting strides to become mainstream with Walmart Global momentum toward chemical safety is rising as the financial and health implications of chemical mismanagement become…
CFP Moves Mainstream


Companies with over $670 billion in revenue participate in the Second Annual Survey CONTACT: Alison Poor,, 781-391-6743 x110 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 2, 2017…
Chemical Footprint Project
Check out CFP 2017! New Report Released Today


    Hello from Somerville, Massachusetts! Today Clean Production Action in partnership with the UMass Lowell Center for Sustainable Production and Pure Strategies released the…
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CFP Responder, HP, phases out of phthalates


Hewlett Packard pledges to complete phthalates phase out Transparency efforts  Last year, HP participated in the Chemical Footprint Project, which tracks companies' progress towards safer chemicals, by measuring…
Chemical Watch
BD reports progress on substitution


Healthcare NGO praises medical device manfacturer's actions   Chemical Footprint In 2016, BD took part in the Chemical Footprint Project (CFP) survey, run by the…
Chemical Watch
How CVS is cutting back on chemicals in cosmetics


As vice president of store brands and quality assurance at CVS Health, I spend a lot of time thinking about one big question: What do…
Cia Tucci GreenBiz
US toy company reveals safer materials strategy


Radio Flyer sets out benefits and challenges of chemical footprinting   US toy firm Radio Flyer has revealed its safer material strategy in a webinar…
Chemical Watch
Webinar: The Power of Chemical Footprinting


Explore the value of calculating the chemical footprint by hearing how one company took this on for the first time, from the Pure Strategies’ report,…
Mark Rossi, Tim Greiner, Eric Selner
Chemical Footprint Project: webinar, workshop, & news


    Dear partners in safer chemical advancement, I’ve been knee-deep in scoring 2016’s cohort of the Chemical Footprint Project Survey. Stay tuned for our…
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