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Aug 11, 2009 | 02:08 PM CDT
By: Margaret H. Whittaker, Elizabeth Engimann and …
Selecting an eco-label with which a brand and its target consumer group are most comfortable, translating to success on shelf, first requires an understanding of these eco-labels and their standards.
Aug 11, 2009 | 02:00 PM CDT
By: Jeff Falk
In June, I was honored to be a guest of the Eastman Chemical Company at the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) 2009 Presidential Green Chemistry Challenge Award, held in Washington, D.C. Eastman was recognized for the development of a green biocatalytic process that eliminates the need for high temperatures and strong acids in manufacturing esters.
Aug 11, 2009 | 12:53 PM CDT
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Jul 16, 2009 | 10:29 AM CDT
Global effort to ultimately translate product information into a rating for consumers; initiative to be introduced in three phases, beginning with a survey of Walmart's global suppliers.
Jul 08, 2009 | 12:32 PM CDT
By: Katie Schaefer
The award was presented by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on behalf of the White House and recognizes technologies that incorporate the principles of green chemistry into chemical design, manufacture and use.
Jul 07, 2009 | 05:09 PM CDT
By: Doug Burns, Practice Lead, Sustainable Product…
Volatile energy costs and increased pressure from consumers to be more socially responsible are important business drivers for beauty industry manufacturers. By conducting an energy and utilities audit that takes a holistic view of your manufacturing processes, manufacturers can more easily identify energy losses in order to prioritize savings potential.
Jul 06, 2009 | 11:42 AM CDT
By: Jeb Gleason-Allured
With an increasing number of consumers concerned about more aspects of the products they buy, it is to the beauty industry’s benefit to clearly and effectively communicate the advantages and safety of the products it offers.
Jul 06, 2009 | 11:37 AM CDT
By: Liz Grubow
Creating cradle-to-cradle has implications for ingredient and packaging choices—as well as business and marketing strategies.
Jun 09, 2009 | 11:23 AM CDT
Initiatives focus on innovations in sustainability, efficiency and alternative energy. Company adjusts to meet evolving customer demands; sees sustainability as key business driver.
Apr 30, 2009 | 03:07 PM CDT
By: Daniel Sabará
Sustainable, natural and organic are easily salable buzzwords, but striving for deeper, more impactful universal meanings is how business grows.