For a world free of hazardous chemicals

A catalyst for change

ChemSec - bridging the gap between regulators, business, investors, NGOs and science

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Take a look at the bigger picture

Chemical regulation is economically beneficial for many companies

A new publication by NGO ChemSec shows how chemical regulation creates opportunities for many progressive companies...

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ChemSec launch the Textile Guide

ChemSec launch the Textile Guide - A new tool to tackle chemicals in textiles

Up until now brand owners and other companies in the textile sector had to invest a lot of money in chemical expertise in order to produce toxic...

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A well-functioning authorisation process drives innovation

The authorisation process

Find the latest updates for ChemSec's authorisation work

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SINimilarity gets an extensive update

Free of charge chemistry tool empowers non-chemists

Non-profit ChemSec today reveals the updated SINimilarity tool.

The tool gives non-experts vital chemical...

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What´s your chemical footprint?

What´s your chemical footprint?

Nowadays it's common business practice to know and publish the corporate carbon footprint. And the "What you measure – you can manage" approach...

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"Safer by Design" - Report Telling the Story of Businesses Replacing Toxic Ingredients through Green Chemistry

"The widespread use of toxic chemicals - in everything from industrial plants to baby bottles - is threatening our health and environment. But it doesn't have to be that way. Leading American businesses are showing that they can reduce or eliminate the use of toxic chemicals, keeping them out of our air, water, land and food. Through innovation, businesses can design manufacturing processes and products to be safe, following the principles of green chemistry. This report highlights 14 businesses that are identifying unnecessary hazards in their facilities, in their manufacturing processes and in the products they sell - and acting to eliminate them. In the process, these businesses are creating green jobs and strengthening the economy."

Read more at the Environment America website