- States and corporations are increasingly moving away from chemicals that threaten the environment and human health. Here's what you need to know about the primary drivers of change.
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Here's a primer to help measure whether the chemicals your company uses are environmentally friendly, or are at least safer alternatives.
Walmart's huge move toward reducing toxics in products can create a lasting effect. Here's why.
Chemical-free products may be impossible, but a new tool aims to help better manage the supply chain.
The retail giant is targeting about 10 chemicals to replace with safer alternatives, and is also working toward sustainable beef supplies.
At Walmart's Global Sustainability Milestone Meeting today, the retailer vowed to target chemical and fertilizer use in its mammoth supply chain.
These three policies threaten to roll back sustainability gains. Put them on your radar.
Thirteen colleges and universities have pledged to ensure chemistry grads have deep knowledge of green chemistry as they enter the job market.
Entrepreneurs are using wireless microsensors and smart databases to help people track air quality in their neighborhoods.
Businesses should pay close attention to how states' laws on chemicals are advancing in the face of stagnated federal reform.
Major apparel companies share best practices, supplier toolkits and more though the nine-year-old AFIRM Group.
Everyone has a role to play in making and using building products make without unhealthy chemicals.
As the fashion industry tackles toxic chemicals, here's a five-step plan for phasing them out.
We need a metric that will help businesses evaluate chemicals just as they evaluate their water, carbon, energy and waste footprints.
An exclusive excerpt from the new book by Bill McDonough and Michael Braungart.
Companies need to understand the impacts of chemical use on society and business.
The latest roundup of sustainability news looks at big environmental pledges from the EU and Maersk, green chemical news, and more.
The company's investments in new production technologies are turning wood waste into potential revenue.
Whether reformulating products or transforming the supply chain, companies are seeing the benefits of working together.
Bioplastics will reduce your carbon footprint, but ignore health hazards at your own peril.