Resources: Press Releases

Toxic flame retardants still in TVs

9/20/2017 Toxic-Free Future & Clean Production Action Press Releases

New testing by Clean Production Action and Toxic-Free Future Toxic Flame Retardant Chemicals Found in TVsFlame Retardant Banned Decade Ago Still Being Used in TVsContact:…
09 19, 2017
Danish Environmental Protection Agency report highlights need for consistent application of GreenScreen® for Safer Chemicals

6/2/2016 Clean Production Action Press Releases

The Danish Environmental Protection Agency recently published hazard assessments for 28 phosphorous flame retardant substances using GreenScreen as the foundation for its analysis.  We are…
05 31, 2016
Chemical Footprint Project Releases First Report on Corporate Progress Toward Safer Chemicals

5/19/2016 Clean Production Action Press Releases

For Immediate Release: May 19, 2016 Contact:    Shayna Samuels, 718-541-4785, Glenn Turner, 917-817-3396, Third-Party Benchmark Supports Investors, Purchasers, and Brands in Assessing…
05 19, 2016
GOJO Announces Its 2020 Sustainability Goals at BizNGO

12/8/2015 GOJO Industries Blogs Bulletins Press Releases

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: CONTACT: Kelly McGlumphy, Public Relations Manager, GOJO Industries, 330.255.6986,, The company’s Sustainable Value Strategies and Goals promote leadership and continuous…
12 08, 2015
GreenScreen® in International Electronics Sustainability Standard

11/11/2015 Clean Production Action Blogs Press Releases

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: November 11, 2015 CONTACT: Shayna Samuels, 718-541-4785, New Global Standard for Decreasing Toxic Chemicals in Electronics Released Today GreenScreen® for Safer…
11 10, 2015
Job Opportunities, Save the Date, and Mark Rossi in the Boston Globe

9/8/2015 Blogs Bulletins Press Releases

Job AnnouncementsClean Production Action is now hiring for two new positions:   GreenScreen® Program Manager: We are looking for a technically and scientifically skilled individual to…
09 07, 2015
Five things you should know about Mark Rossi

8/14/2015 Jessica Geller Boston Globe Blogs Press Releases

Mark Rossi’s life mission is to advance safer alternatives to toxic chemicals. In 2006, Rossi founded BizNGO, a collaboration of more than 500 business, environmental, and…
08 14, 2015
$1.1 trillion in assets under management and purchasing power sign on to CFP!

6/19/2015 Blogs Bulletins Press Releases

Somerville, MA [June 19, 2015] — You’ve heard of a company’s carbon footprint.  Now it’s time for the chemical footprint. Despite growing regulatory efforts, businesses…
06 19, 2015
Chemical Footprinting: Identifying Hidden Liabilities in Manufacturing Consumer Products

123:A130–A133, Lindsey Konkel Environmental Health Perspectives Blogs Press Releases

Carbon and water footprints, along with other measures of environmental impact, are often incorporated into corporate social responsibility or sustainability reports. Many companies now make…
05 02, 2015
The Business Case for Knowing Chemicals in Products and Supply Chains

12/15/2014 Mark Rossi UNEP Blogs Press Releases

New Report Makes Strong Business Case for Using Safer Chemicals in Products and Supply ChainsGeneva, 15 December 2014 - Chemicals are all around us, present…
12 15, 2014
New Third-Party Tool Measures Corporate Progress Towards Safer Chemicals

12/8/2014 TriplePundit Blogs Press Releases

Public Data will Empower Responsible Investors to Recognize LeadersChemicals of concern are an increasing problem in today’s marketplace leading not only to environmental pollution and…
12 11, 2014
Press Release: Chemical Footprint Project Launch

12/8/2014 Blogs Bulletins Press Releases

New Tool Launched Today Measures Corporate Progress Towards Safer ChemicalsThird-Party Benchmark Designed to Help Reduce Public Health & Environmental Risks from Chemical Exposure for Health…
12 08, 2014
BizNGO Applauds Senator Merkley’s Bill to Reduce PBTs Press Release

7/24/2014 Mark Rossi Bulletins Press Releases

Businesses praise bill to avoid chemicals of high concern to human health and the environmentBusiness leaders today urged the U.S. Senate to pass the Protecting…
07 24, 2014
Plastics Scorecard Press Release

7/1/2014 Mark Rossi Blogs Press Releases

Plastics Scorecard ranks popular plasticsBusinesses praise new tool to assess “chemical footprint” of plastic Free Webinar on Plastics Scorecard will take place Tuesday, July 1,…
06 30, 2014
BizNGO: helping firms at the end of the supply chain

Global Business Briefing, April 2014 Carmen Paun Chemical Watch Press Releases

“A prevalent misconception within the media, among politicians and others, is that all industry finds chemical regulations ineffective, burdensome and a threat to their profits,…
04 01, 2014
Commons Principles for Alternatives Assessment

10/18/2013 BizNGO Press Releases

Press Release of Commons Principles for Alternatives Assessment with October 2013 Signatories:October 17, 2013 Contacts: Mark Rossi, BizNGO (781-799-9504, Katie Ware, Environmental Defense Fund…
10 18, 2013
New “Guide to Safer Chemicals”

12/3/2012 BizNGO Press Releases

New Guide to Safer Chemicals Will Help Businesses Move Away from Chemicals of High Concern in Products & Supply ChainsStaples, Construction Specialties, Dignity Health, Kaiser…
12 03, 2012
Consumer Concern for Chemicals Drives New Business Solutions

11/30/2011 BizNGO Press Releases

Consumer Concern for Chemicals Drives New Business Solutions Business, NGO Leaders Team Up to launch new tools for identifying safer chemicals and sustainable plastics (Framingham,…
11 30, 2011
Construction Specialties Promotes TSCA Reform at House Hearing

7/29/2010 BizNGO Press Releases

Howard Williams, BizNGO Participant, Makes The Business Case For Chemical Disclosure
07 29, 2010
Businesses Urge Enhanced Disclosure of Chemical Ingredients

7/12/2010 BizNGO Press Releases

(Washington, DC) – With legislation to update the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) for the first time in almost 35 years close to being introduced…
07 12, 2010