Primer

Understanding GreenScreen and List Translator Benchmarks

The Health Product Declaration and some other programs ask for GreenScreen benchmarks. What does that actually mean?

The Health Product Declaration (HPD) is a standard way for manufacturers to disclose building product ingredients and associated health hazards. But how do they decide whether something is considered a hazard?

In short, they don’t: the developers of GreenScreen decide.

Published November 2, 2015