Greener Products and Solutions

Greener Products and Solutions

We actively integrate sustainability into the product development process and look at all phases of the product life cycle for opportunities to develop products and tools that deliver the highest performance in innovation, quality, safety and effectiveness, while minimizing environmental impact. These efforts enable our customers to carry out cutting-edge research, while positively contributing to their own environmental impact goals.

Designing products for sustainability, evaluating and selecting suppliers against sustainability criteria, pursuing green chemistry, and reducing packaging and end-of-life impact through recycling are all recognized as important aspects of greener products and solutions.

Content from this campaign

How Sustainable Changes—Big or Small—Are a Step in the Right Direction
Originally published on Medium. Change. Whether we want to admit it or not, it’s something that we aren’t fond of, don’t like to embrace, and most of the time, aren’t really great at. There’s an entire field of study and career paths in change...
Sep 4, 2020 9:00 AM ET
MilliporeSigma’s Jeffrey Whitford Named to Fast Company’s ‘Most Creative People in Business’ List
Jeffrey Whitford has been named to Fast Company’s prestigious Most Creative People in Business list for 2020....
Aug 10, 2020 2:45 PM ET
Making an Impact Out of the Limelight
Who knew? Ringing in the new year on January 1, 2020, brought similar feelings every new year brings: an opportunity to reset and look forward to the year ahead. I remember saying I felt like even-numbered years had always been better for me, and that I was glad to see 2019 closed out. Clearly, the universe had something else in store. As things started to change and accelerate, it...
Aug 3, 2020 11:05 AM ET
MilliporeSigma's DOZN™ Green Chemistry Tool Named Top Project of the Year by Environment + Energy Leader
The DOZN™ system, an industry-first quantitative green chemistry evaluation tool, honored by industry publication Web-based tool allows users to calculate the green scores of their processes and products so they can increase their sustainability
Jul 30, 2020 2:25 PM ET
A Unique Recycling Solution to Biopharma Single-Use Plastic Waste
Single-use plastic is a topic that receives a lot of attention in the press and has catalyzed efforts to reduce the amount that is found in the ocean. Although the bulk of this pollution comes from consumer waste, the growing use of plastic in laboratories and biopharma manufacturing has not gone unnoticed. It has been estimated that 5.5 million tons of plastic waste is being generated...
Apr 28, 2020 12:20 PM ET