Resources for Businesses
The call for chemical free products has never been louder. Consumers desire affordable, sustainable and safe products for their children and families. Below is a collection of resources full of information and assistance in creating a retail environment that offers safe chemical free products for consumption.
Today’s business leaders are concerned about the health and business impacts that can arise if the products they use or sell contain toxic chemicals. They recognize that safer chemicals protect human and environmental health and cut the costs of regulation, hazardous waste management, worker protection, and future liabilities
On December 6th & 7th, 2011, business leaders, government staff, academics, and advocates met to learn from one another and advance the effort of building a healthy economy and environment for New York State. You can view the power point presentations from the 2011 conference on this page.
There is growing, widespread public concern about the chemicals used to make everyday products. The marketplace is shifting, and new government regulations around the world are requiring companies to pay closer attention to the materials that go into their products. For New York's economy to thrive, it is important that its businesses are at the forefront of this trend.