Toxics Use Reduction and Resource Conservation: Competitiveness Impacts for Massachusetts Businesses
The Massachusetts Toxics Use Reduction Act (TURA) program works with Massachusetts businesses and communities to reduce the use of toxic chemicals. The TURA program is designed to help protect workers, public health, and the environment while also promoting the competitiveness of Massachusetts businesses. The economic benefits of pollution prevention in general, and of TURA program activities in particular, have been documented in a variety of publications. This overview summarizes and updates selected TURA program resources on the business impacts of toxics use reduction and resource conservation.