The long-anticipated third version of the Cradle to Cradle (C2C) green product standard will add a new certification level and make energy and water requirements more stringent—at the same time loosening ingredient disclosure requirements—for entry-level certification. Control of the standard has also been transferred to the nonprofit Cradle to Cradle Products Innovation Institute (C2CPII), which announced the changes at a November 14 press conference at Greenbuild 2012 in San Francisco.
The San Francisco Chronicle covered the November 14 Cradle to Cradle Products Innovation Institute gala. Here’s an excerpt: About 450 guests from the business and entertainment worlds attended the fundraiser, which featured Susan Sarandon as emcee, a short concert by “Twilight” actor Mia Maestro, and several videos in which activists and business leaders extolled McDonough’s […]
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