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Considering the EPA Safer Choice Standard?

Posted by Alexes Morgan on Jan 6, 2021 5:22:09 PM

What is Safer Choice Standard?

Safer Choice is an optional labeling program established by the United States Environmental Protection Agency in the 1990's. It encourages cleaning product manufacturers to use chemicals that take into consideration the environment and human health. A new logo came out in 2015 making it easier for consumers to identify products that meet the standards.

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What Makes a Product "Green"

Posted by Alexes Morgan on Jan 6, 2021 5:19:41 PM

Sustainability is a growing global trend. 

Green products vary from industry to industry. "Green" is an umbrella term describing how a product is better for the environment. In HI&I cleaning products, green refers to being mindful of human and environmental health.

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Why Formulate With Human and Environmental Health in Mind?

Posted by Alexes Morgan on Jan 6, 2021 5:19:26 PM

2020 will have a lasting impact on household, industrial and institutional cleaning. Formulating cleaners that are mindful of human and environmental health can help your company stay ahead of:

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Meeting 1,4-Dioxane Regulations

Posted by Alexes Morgan on Dec 30, 2020 4:06:18 PM

1,4-Dioxane, a likely human carcinogen classified by the U.S. EPA, is created as a byproduct during the manufacture of ethoxylated chemicals like surfactants. In efforts to restrict exposure and reduce contamination levels in water systems, New York signed into law limiting manufacturers of household cleaning products to 2ppm, by December 31, 2022, and 1ppm, by December 31, 2023. 

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