What Makes a Product "Green"

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

Sustainability is a growing global trend. 

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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.

Sea-Land offers product lines that meet a variety of green initiatives. These products will help you meet your formulation goals and stay current with consumer trends.

Green Product Considerations: 

  1. Safer Choice Standards
    Chemicals registered with Cleangredients.org have been pre-approved to meet the U.S. EPA’s Safer Choice Standard.
  2. Readily Biodegradable
    Readily Biodegradable: Biodegradation >60% within a ten-day window over 28 day period or as defined by the specified method, OECD 301(A-F)
  3. Biobased 
    Products derived from plants and other renewable materials. USDA Certified products have been tested and passed minimum biobased content requirements as defined by the BIOPREFERRED® Program.
  4. Regulatory Changes
    Current regulatory changes include compliance with 1,4-Dioxane regulations in New York and California.


Health and Sustainability Product Guide


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