green product Articles

  • Green hotel products

    The green Hospitality has come a long way from the normal thatched-roof bungalows and on-staff naturalists. All the hotels new or old has started taking environmental measures in account. In accordance with it few hotels have decorated few rooms using environmentally safe paints and also have used furniture made of salvaged forest-fire wood.But the main question which most of hotelier or ...


    By EcoGreenHotel

  • Green products get green light

    Untitled Document Green procedurement is not new. Congress recognized its potential when it enacted the Resource Conservation and Recovery ...


    By Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.

  • To Green or Not To Green

    Among multinational corporations there has been a growing trend to become “green,” but what does this mean? This generalized term is used to describe corporations that undertake any number of actions (or not) to reduce environmental impacts, lessen waste and conserve natural resources. Driving factors to become more “green” include market pressures caused by labor crises ...


    By Greenshine New Energy LLC

  • A Green Assessment Tool for Formulated Products

    Led by sustainability efforts by Walmart, a new tool emerges for quickly evaluating the environmental and human-health profile of formulated products. Companies efforts and interest in improving their environmental profiles are giving rise to a new set of related products and services that can be used by various players in a given supply chain. Such is the case of Walmart, which is using ...


    By UL - The WERCS

  • Green productivity: clarifying terminology and concepts

    Employing and adjusting conventional productivity measures to represent the (mis)use of natural capital in production processes has recently generated increased interest. However, the literature relating to natural capital and productivity is highly fragmented, at times uses different definitions and misleading terms, and lacks conceptual unity. This not only leads to duplication and ...


    By Inderscience Publishers

  • Design green products: design for environment via green chemistry

    Design green products: design for environment via green chemistryChoosing chemicals and raw materials to design green products just got easier -- with innovative SaaS software from Actio. Design for Environment (DfE) features include enhanced user interface for screening materials and their ingredients against hundreds of global Regulation lists and Initiative guidelines such as California Green ...

  • Implementation of Green Productivity Management in Airline Industry

    ABSTRACT: Compilation and implementation of green productivity mechanism in each governmental and non-governmental organization has several environmental, social and economic achievements. In this paper for management of green productivity in Iran Aseman Airline Company current situation are analyzed such as the consumption of energy, water, airplanes fuel and evaluating environmental pollutants. ...

  • An integrated modularity approach for green product development

    To develop green products and to develop products in green are becoming a pursuit of leading companies in world. Modularity is one of key technologies to realise these goals. It is found that modularity can promote the betterment of products and their performances, can decrease the investments in new products or variants? development, can greatly reduce the activities and processes in a product ...


    By Inderscience Publishers

  • The green document

    Replacing bottled water with Waterlogic POU units significantly reduces negative impact on the environment. Waterlogic products are by nature a disruptive technology replacing bottled water and promoting a positive effect on the environment: • Reducing fuel consumption resulting in CO2 emissions and traffic congestion caused by delivery trucks on the road moving bottles• Eliminating wasted ...


    By Waterlogic International Ltd

  • Green new product development and supplier involvement: strategic partnership for green innovation

    Integrating environmental concerns into New Product Development (NPD) have become a strategic issue for corporate competitiveness. Despite increasing attention of green products in supply chain management, there is a gap between emerging green NPD and existing mainstream NPD literature. In attempting to bridge this gap, this study presents a case where the Korean Electronics and its key suppliers ...


    By Inderscience Publishers

  • A model for assessing the greenness effort in a product supply chain

    Many organisations are beginning to acknowledge that strategies and practices, which incorporate environmental considerations, can be tooled to acquire a competitive advantage. While proactive and value-seeking approaches have been suggested in the management literature, very few theories and frameworks have been presented in the domain of supply chain operations. In this paper, we suggest a ...


    By Inderscience Publishers

  • Lean and Green: How Production Efficiency Aids the Environment (PDF)

    U.S. EPA has been preaching the gospel of “less is better” for years. The agency has been saying this through the law,policy and practice of pollution prevention. EPA’s Office of Pollution Prevention and Toxics (OPPT) is chargedwith administering, among other statutes, the Pollution Prevention Act of 1990 (PPA), which reflects Congress’commitment to reduce or minimize pollution at the source ...


    By Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.

  • How “Green” is a Product? Growing Market for Environmentally Friendly Products Creates Interest in EPDs and PCRs

    There was a time when environmentalism was a fringe issue, confined to a few countries and a limited spectrum of society. However, growing awareness of the consequences of poor environmental practices, as well as positive examples of the benefits of better environmental practices, has helped reshape the public’s views. Now, in varying degrees, environmental awareness and concern are ...


    By ASTM International

  • Green chemistry products show upward trajectories and continued market growth

    The American Sustainable Business Council (ASBC) and the Green Chemistry & Commerce Council (GC3) recently released a report that evaluates the potential business and economic value of “safer chemistry.”  The report, Making the Business & Economic Case for Safer Chemistry, concludes that market growth, capital flows, and market ...


    By Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.

  • Co-digestion of glycerine and sewage sludge to optimise green electricity production

    Sewage sludge and crude glycerine were co-digested in the mesophilic digester of Hoogstraten wastewater treatment plant. Additions of up to 1 kg of crude glycerine/(m³ reactor).(day) were done without significant operational problems. At higher dosage, severe digester foaming was observed. Methane production during co-digestion was up to 20% higher than what would be expected based ...


    By IWA Publishing

  • Non–governmental organisations (NGO) and businesses in joint product innovation: development of a theoretical framework for 'green' products

    Against the background of growing demand for 'green' products and sustainable production - and the companies often–lacking knowledge - this paper engages with the question of how partnerships consisting of businesses with Non–Governmental Organisations (NGO) can be helpful in this area. This paper will answer the question of how partnerships between these players can help business to create ...


    By Inderscience Publishers

  • Revisions to the ‘Green Guides’

    Early in October, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) released important revisions to its Guides for the Use of Environmental Marketing Claims (Green Guides) to make them easier for companies to use and understand. Product manufacturers are keenly aware of the purchasing public's desire to go green. Last revised in 1998, the FTC has struggled to keep the guides current with a burgeoning number of ...


    By Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.

  • The green chemistry economy

    Combining science and business, green chemistry promises a new generation of safer substitutes for hazardous ingredients, renewable raw materials for everyday ...


    By The Phylmar Group, Inc.

  • The greening of aerosol propellants

    Chemviron Carbon have pioneered the use of specially selected activated carbons for the storage and delivery of compressed aerial gases such as carbon dioxide and nitrogen. There are many potential gas storage/delivery applications relating to this technology, including as an environmentally friendly alternative to traditional aerosol propellants - see attached article. The technique can also ...

  • Is Green a Color or an Objective?

    “Environmentally friendly” is a term that is applied with a spatula in today’s products’ labels in ever increasing numbers.   What does it mean?  Does it mean it’s better for nature, people, pets, or for the profit line of the company offering it?    In the industry and elsewhere, we see a marked ...

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