May 25th, 2017

New Effective Dates for TSCA Title VI Implementation

Composite wood products, including hardwood plywood, medium density fiberboard (MDF) and particleboard are used in a variety of products such as flooring, furniture, cabinetry and building materials. A national standard for formaldehyde emissions from composite wood products, designed to closely mirror the existing standards established by the California Air Resources Board (CARB), has been in… read more

May 15th, 2017

Claim Validation

The following is the final installment of our blog series on Zero Waste, written by William F. Hoffman III Ph.D., Senior Scientist and Corporate Fellow at UL Environment. In my last blog I discussed estimation procedures and calculating zero waste based on the standard.  This week, I’m asking Mark Kardos to walk through documentation and the validation process… read more

May 1st, 2017

Estimation and Calculating Waste Diversion

  The following is Part 5 of our blog series on Zero Waste, written by William F. Hoffman III Ph.D., Senior Scientist and Corporate Fellow at UL Environment. In my last blog entry I walked through how to calculate Reduce and Reuse.  This week I’ll describe how to estimate material stream mass and calculate waste diversion. Many times there… read more

April 21st, 2017
Preparing for Changes to California’s Prop 65
April 20th, 2017
Product Lens™ Program Accepted by USGBC for Materials Ingredient Credit in LEED®
April 20th, 2017
Calculating Reduce and Reuse
April 13th, 2017
Waste Diversion Routes and Overall Goals
April 5th, 2017
Getting to Know Your Discarded Materials
March 29th, 2017
Understanding Zero Waste Claims
March 12th, 2017
REACHAcross™: Software That Reduces the Need for Animal Testing to Meet REACH Deadlines