The Chemicals Alternatives Assessment Protocol defines a clear decision logic for businesses to make real time decisions on identifying safer substitutions to toxic chemicals. Learn More…
Multiple frameworks are in play for evaluating and selecting safer alternatives to toxic chemicals. The question is, which framework will become the dominant method. Learn More…
Governments, standard setting bodies, and research institutes are all getting in the alternatives assessment game. Learn More…

Comment on Draft Alternatives Assessment

Sign the Commons Principles

The Commons Principles are designed to guide a process for well informed decision making that supports the successful phase out of chemicals of concern with safer alternatives. The six Commons Principles are:

  • Reduce hazard
  • Minimize exposure
  • Use best available information
  • Require disclosure and transparency
  • Resolve trade-offs
  • Take action