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Autobody and Auto Repair Workshop Auto minimizes use of hazardous chemicals. 2021
Assabet Auto Tech Program. 2019
Mike's Autobody - Safer Alternatives to Toxic Chemicals. 2016
Allston Collision Center OTA. 2015
912 Auto Center - Switching to Water Based Paint and Paint Gun Washers. 2014
Bathtub Refinishing Outstanding Bath Replaces Methylene Chloride-Based Paint Stripper. 2021
Coatings Franklin Paint Company OTA 2015
Shawmut Corporation OTA 2015
Stainless Steel Coatings - Input Substitutions. OTA. 2015
Kidde-Fenwal - New Coating Technologies Provide Big Pay Offs OTA 1996

Energy Conservation



Mark Richey Woodworking - Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency. OTA. 2016
Delaware Valley Corporation - Heat Recovery. OTA. 2008
Seaman Paper Company - Energy Efficiency Measures Save Resources and Money. OTA 2008.
Electronics Transene Company Eliminates its Use of PFAS and Saves Money. 2023
Food and Beverage Lean Manufacturing Implementation at Food & Beverage Processing and Manufacturing Facilities. 2021
Fat Moon Mushrooms replaces bleach with safer sanitizer. 2020
Little Leaf Farms Overpowers Algae. 2019
Kettle Cuisine Refines its Cleaning Process. 2019
Cape Cod Potato Chips - Food Manufacturer Shrinks Chemical Use. 2018
Gyms, Fitness and Training Centers Family Martial Arts Center kicks out harmful disinfecting chemicals while defending against COVID-19. 2021
Gym creates healthier and safer foam pits by removing toxic flame retardants. 2018
Industrial Cleaning CD Aero Eliminates Use of nPB, Gains Production Capacity. 2021
Riverdale Mills Innovates to Reduce Chemical Use. 2020
Umicore Electrical Materials eliminates use of perchloroethylene in vacuum degreaser. 2020
Morgan Advanced Materials Triumphs over TCE. 2020
S.E. Shires Company. OTA. 2019
Free Wheelers Bike Shop. 2019
Bio-Based Floor Strippers, 2013
Life Sciences ChemGenes Corporation - Solvent Recovery and Recycling. 2013
Averica Discovery Services Inc. - Supercritical Fluid Chromatography. OTA 2015
ChemGenes Corporation - Solvent Reduction. OTA 2016
Metal Finishing and Plating River Street Metal Finishing filters acid to reduce chemical use. 2021
Independent Plating - Trivalent Chromium Plating Conversion. 2012
Columbia Manufacturing, Inc. Plating Operation Achieves Zero Wastewater Discharge OTA. 2015
Microbreweries Merrimack Ales - Safer Cleaning and Sanitizing Technology. 2018
Merrimack Ales - Less Hazardous Cleaning and Sanitizing Technology. 2016

Organic Grass Playing Fields





Natural Grass Playing Field Case Study: Martha's Vineyard, MA. 2020
Natural Grass Playing Field Case Study: Marblehead, MA. 2019
Natural Grass Playing Field Case Study: Springfield, MA. 2019
Natural Grass Playing Fields: Selected Case Studies from Southwest Pennsylvania. 2021
Natural Grass Playing Fields: Denison University, Granville, OH
Printing Minuteman Press of Foxboro Goes All Green with New Equipment.2017
Process Efficiency US Pack- Process Improvements Reap Large Rewards. 2019
VOC Reduction  Ophir Optics LLC - Lean Manufacturing. 2011
Ophir Optics LLC - Lean Manufacturing and Six Sigma OTA Updated 2015
Waste Reduction Mark Richey Woodworking - Toxic Use and Waste Reduction. OTA. 2017
Water Conservation  Analog Devices - Innovative Solutions to Water Conservation. 2015
Wet Cleaning Best Neighborhood Care Dry Cleaners - Cost Analysis of a Professional Wet Cleaning Shop. 2012
Mr. John's Cleaners - Saves Money, Reduces Toxics, Conserves Energy. 2011
Ace Cleaners - Eliminating the Use of Toxic Chemicals in Dry Cleaning. 2011
Silver Hanger Cleaners - Feasibility and Cost Comparison of Perchloroethylene Dry Cleaning to Professional Wet Cleaning. 2010