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Massachusetts has a thriving Life Sciences Sector. TURI has engaged with many Massachusetts life sciences companies through Environmental Management System peer mentoring work groups, as well as funding research that supports improved toxics use reduction and resource conservation.

Millipore discusses Design for Sustainability

MilliporeSigma in Bedford, Mass. has reduced the amount of solvents used in its operations by 80 percent. The life sciences company was recognized as a TURA 20th Anniversary Leader for reducing toxics and creating a healthier work environment.

ChemGenes of Wilmington, Mass.
Our vision is to make Millipore the leader in developing sustainable solutions for the life sciences industry. That means looking at the materials that go into our products, how our products are packaged and even how they impact the environment at our customer's locations.
- David Newman, Senior Director for Global Sustainability, Millipore