Understanding the Environmental and Health Impacts of Personal Care Products - Webinar
This webinar highlights the best resources for identifying the health and environmental impacts of personal care products and selecting environmentally preferable alternatives.
Sep 22, 2010
from 01:00 pm to 02:45 pm
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September 22, 2010
1:00 - 2:45 p.m. ET
The speakers will share information on best management practices in hair and nail salons, and identify publications and websites related to the safety of personal care products. They will discuss the current state of the science research data and regulation of the beauty industry. They will present a process for the development of a green checklist for nail salons and demonstrate how to research the safety of products on the Environmental Working Group's Skin-Deep Database. In addition, Environmental Finance Center 9 and U.S. EPA collaborative will introduce and describe a Healthy Hair Guide that highlights information on techniques and tips for selecting safe, less toxic ingredients and encouraging reduction of hazardous chemicals so as to promote a less toxic environment for cosmetologist and consumers.
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