Council Forum on U.S. EPA Guidelines for Standards and Ecolabels

In early 2014, SPLC provided a forum for members and other stakeholders to discuss the U.S. EPA’s Draft Guidelines for Product Environmental Performance Standards and Ecolabels for Voluntary Use in Federal Procurement, as one of three sets of comments submitted to the U.S. EPA.

Three sets of comments were submitted by SPLC independently or jointly with other organizations:

Participants in the Council’s forum included the following:

  • Annie Bevan, GreenCircle Certified
  • Linda Brown, SCS Global Services
  • Anne Caldas, ANSI
  • Jessian Choy, San Francisco Department of the Environment
  • Orrin Cook, Center for Resource Solutions
  • Beth Eckl, Practice Greenhealth
  • Chuck Floyd, Tall Grass Strategies
  • Stacy Foreman, City of Portland (OR)
  • Marcia Kinter, SGIA
  • Lara Koritzke, ISEAL
  • Christina Macken, Sustainable Purchasing Leadership Council
  • Brad Miller, Business and Institutional Furniture Manufacturers Association
  • Luke Nortz, Domtar
  • Lynne Olson, Ecolab
  • Anastasia O’Rourke, DEKRA
  • Jason Pearson, Sustainable Purchasing Leadership Council
  • Daniel Persica, Domtar
  • Mark Petruzzi, GreenSeal
  • Karyn Schmidt, American Chemistry Council
  • Rob Shimp, TightLine Answers/SCS Global Services
  • Lisa Stocker, Domtar
  • Sharon Young, Paradigm Group