Resources: Publications

Chemical Alternatives Assessment Protocol (PDF)

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Describes a process for identifying alternatives to a chemical of concern, screening out equally hazardous alternatives, and selecting an alternative.
05 24, 2013
The Business Case for Comprehensive TSCA Reform

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The Business Case for Comprehensive TSCA Reform.
04 29, 2013
Dignity Health: Healthy Chemicals, Healthy Patients—Why Health Care Needs Federal Chemicals Reform

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Dignity Health: Healthy Chemicals, Healthy Patients—Why Health Care Needs Federal Chemicals Reform.
10 18, 2012
Construction Specialties: Green Buildings Need Safer Chemicals Policy Reform

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Construction Specialties: Green Buildings Need Safer Chemicals Policy Reform
10 18, 2012
Method Products: We Support TSCA Reform

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Method Products: We Support TSCA Reform.
10 18, 2012
Seventh Generation: Safer Chemicals Policy Reform—Bringing Transparency to Chemicals Management

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Seventh Generation: Safer Chemicals Policy Reform—Bringing Transparency to Chemicals Management.
10 18, 2012
Business and Advocacy Groups Create a Road Map for Safer Chemicals

2011 Mark S. Rossi, PhD; Beverely Thorpe; Cheri Peele NEW SOLUTIONS, Vol. 21(3) Publications

The BizNGO Principles for Chemicals Policy Abstract This paper details how businesses and environmental organizations are collaborating to define and implement a visionary agenda for…
12 01, 2011
Nike

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As part of Nike sustainability initiatives, the GreenScreen® is used to assess the hazards of chemicals used in products.
10 22, 2011
BizNGO Letter to Senator Lautenberg

3/11/11 Mark S. Rossi, PhD, Chair Business NGO Working Group Publications

BizNGO Letter to Senator Lautenberg urging renewed focus on chemical ingredient disclosure.
10 18, 2011
The Need for Chemical Ingredient Disclosure Across the Supply Chain.

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The Need for Chemical Ingredient Disclosure Across the Supply Chain.
10 18, 2011
Chemical Alternatives Assessment: Enabling Substitution to Safer Chemicals

2011 Emma T. Lavoie, Lauren G. Heine, Helen Holder, Mark S. Rossi, Robert E. Lee II, Emily A. Connor, Melanie A. Vrabel, David M. DiFiore, and Clive L. Davies Publications

10 18, 2011
BizNGO Principles – New Solutions article

2011 Mark Rossi, Beverley Thorpe, Cheri Peele, Publications

Businesses and Advocacy Groups Create A Road Map for Safer Chemicals: The BizNGO Principles for Chemicals Policy By: Mark Rossi, Cheri Peele & Beverley Thorpe…
10 18, 2011
Kaiser Permanente Congressional Testimony 2010

3/9/10 Kaiser Permanente Publications

Kaiser Permanente Congressional Testimony 2010.
10 18, 2010
Safer Chemicals Policy Reform Notes to Congress

2010 Publications

Safer Chemicals Policy Reform Notes to Congress.
10 18, 2010
Oral Testimony, Howard Williams, Construction Specialties at House Bill Hearing

2010 Howard Wlliams Publications

Oral Testimony of Howard Williams, Construction Specialties at House Bill Hearing.
10 18, 2010
Bromine Free Semiconductor Chips

2009 CPA Publications Alternatives Assessments Case Studies

Silicon Storage Technology, Inc. was one of the first electronics companies to produce bromine-free semiconductors. The most formidable hurdle the company had to overcome was…
04 07, 2010
Bromine and Chlorine Free Mobile Phones

2009 CPA Publications Case Studies

Sony Ericsson’s phones are now 99.9% bromine and chlorine-free, and the company plans to end its use of PVC in external charging systems by the…
04 07, 2010
Bromine and Chlorine Free Hard Disk Drives

2009 CPA Publications Case Studies

Seagate is the world’s largest manufacturer of hard disk drives, and approximately 50 % of the disk drives Seagate ships today meet halogen-free specifications. Hard…
04 07, 2010
Bromine and Chlorine Free Printed Circuit Boards (PCBs)

2009 CPA Publications Case Studies

Nan Ya and Indium both surmounted numerous obstacles to achieve their ultimate successes in producing bromine and chlorine-free materials for use in printed circuit boards…
04 07, 2010