Online Program

Developing product standards: Defining the landscape for safer consumer products

Tuesday, November 5, 2013 : 3:10 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Martin Wolf, Seventh Generation, Burlington, VT
Seventh Generation has developed standards for body care and cleaning products that puts the company at the forefront of promoting safe and healthy products. Product ingredients are evaluated for safety, environmental impact, sourcing, and efficacy in cooperation with vendors. Programs such as these also encourage producers to create better products.

Learning Areas:

Communication and informatics
Environmental health sciences
Public health or related education

Learning Objectives:
Identify chemicals of concern in consumer products. Discuss retail and manufacturer perspectives on natural products.

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