We need a metric that will help businesses evaluate chemicals just as they evaluate their water, carbon, energy and waste footprints.
Companies need to understand the impacts of chemical use on society and business.
Manufacturers can use these resources to help them avoid chemicals of concern in their products.
Whether reformulating products or transforming the supply chain, companies are seeing the benefits of working together.
Puma designs a new line of biodegradable and recyclable products to be among the first to meet C2C criteria.
It's not as easy as it may seem for a manufacturer to disclose to the public a complete list of all product ingredients.
Fashion brand sets deadline to eliminate the release of hazardous chemicals throughout its supply chain.
Hits, misses, and surprises from a veteran sustainability consultant.
How competitors like Dow and BASF, HP and Dell, along with suppliers, universities and NGOs are working together to produce greener chemistry. Here's what they learned.
British retail giant teams up with Greenpeace to develop tough new supply chain policy.
Pollution prevention is shifting from reducing toxic effluents to making consumer products safer. A proposed California regulation hopes to lead the way.
A new scorecard evaluates hazardous chemicals in mobile phones, including Apple's latest hit, the iPhone 5.
What could go wrong with an attempt to rate healthy cleaning products?
What happens when a leadership company loses its bearings.
On the 50th anniversary of Rachel Carson's landmark book, the debut of a new monthly column on toxics and chemicals.
Better-designed and greener ways have taken root among researchers and industry, and it's not just about removing hazardous chemicals from the hood.
Companies have a strong role to play in pushing forward citizen apps for public good, a leading city innovation officer says.
Whose job is it to ensure purchases of tungsten, gold and other minerals don't fuel atrocities in the war-torn DRC? It could be public companies' responsibility, if federal regulators...
Organizers LRN and frog set out to tackle business challenges in a new and innovative way over the course of a weekend. Did they achieve it?
TerraCycle says it can make an impact against the ever-growing mountain of cigarette butts. While the campaign has gotten approval from tobacco manufacturers, there are doubts about whether it...