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Upcoming Safer Chemicals Trainings

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By Saskia Van Bergen

EPA’s Safer Choice Label – Better Options for Organizational Purchasing Programs

Learn how to use Safer Choice as part of an effective green cleaning program that can assist you with your overall sustainability goals. Join us to hear how Safer Choice products can be integrated into your purchasing program and how distributors and brand managers can support these markets.

November 2, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. PST
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EPA’s Safer Choice Label – What Chemical Manufacturers, Formulators and Suppliers Need to Know

Learn about resources that help formulators to save time and money obtaining the Safer Choice label and the opportunities for suppliers to differentiate their products in the marketplace. Presenters will offer practical guidance for companies who want to leverage the value of the Safer Choice program.

November 29, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. PST
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Transitioning to Safer Chemicals

This 1.5 day course will provide participants with hands-on experience and information about the process for transitioning to safer chemicals, as well as the key methods, tools, and databases that can assist in this process. More specifically, the course will guide participants through OSHA’s seven-step substitution planning process for understanding and evaluating chemical use, identifying and assessing alternatives, and implementing those alternatives. Presented by OSHA and University of Washington.

February 1-2, 2018 in Seattle

May 7-8, 2018 in Portland

September 5-6, 2018 in Seattle

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