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Training: Setting Goals and Measuring Chemical Footprints

Training: Setting Goals and Measuring Chemical Footprints

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Learn how to measure current chemical footprint and progress to sustainability goals, based on case studies from leading practitioners

The Chemical Footprint Project is a new initiative to measure and report on progress to safer chemicals use. The Chemical Footprint Project encompasses the metric of measuring chemical footprints as well as a Survey of overall chemicals management policies and practices. In this course you will learn what a chemical footprint is, how to calculate it, and the value of chemical footprints in setting goals and priorities and telling stories of progress and success.

At the end of this course participants will be able to:

  • Describe the value of measuring chemical footprints.
  • Use three approaches to collect data and calculate a chemical footprint.
  • Understand and participate in the Chemical Footprint Project’s survey questions about chemical footprinting.

Learn more about CPA's 4 course program.

Now that the live courses have finished, you can watch the recordings at your own speed at a 75% discount. You can register for individual courses or all four courses for a further discounted price. Get access here.

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