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GSS TBL S-LCA Benefits

There are many benefits of a TBL S-LCA:

  • Benefits for Consumers
  • Benefits for Retailers
  • Benefits for Distributors
  • Benefits for Manufacturers
  • Benefits for New Product Developers
  • Benefits for Investors
  • Benefits for CPAs

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GSS TBL S-LCA Functions

This describes the functions of the GSS Standards-based TBL LCA.

  • Choose which parts of the Triple Bottom Line you want to work with. Change weights to zero for those metrics you do not want to compare.
  • Add custom metrics by request - all of your team can now be included in your decision-making and development tracking processes 

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GSS TBL S-LCA Features

This describes some of the main features of the GSS TBL LCA.

  • we specialize in and evaluate products and services via multivariate comparative decision-making
  • multiple product / item comparison
  • multiple SDS/MDS/MSDS mixes -- and environmental impact calculations
  • create your own customized process metrics
  • data entry screens automatically created, or use batch update to load your .csv data files to your own custom specs
  • multiple graphical output formats
  • measure and optimize your entire "chain" of operations, from supply chains to delivery chains

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LA Business Journal Nominates Green Star Standard for PSS Most Innovative Company of 2015

on Mon, 11/02/2015 - 08:00

Green Star Standard (CTI-NV) was nominated by the Los Angeles Business Journal for PSS Most Innovative Company of 2015.

It was exciting to attend and be present among some of California's best and brightest innovators.

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Shop Smart Success Club - powered by Green Star Standard

on Tue, 07/09/2013 - 03:15

Did you see Green Star Standard at the Fair?

Shop Smart Success Club exhibited at the 2013 San Diego County Fair in the Infield, at the San Diego Pavilion.

We talked to many different people, of all different ages.

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Green Star Standard's Shop Smart Success Club Launched at Earth Day 2013

on Fri, 05/03/2013 - 05:48

Green Star Standard's Shop Smart Success Club was launched this week at Earth Fair.

We can also celebrate our first registration as well, on May 2, 2013. A new journey has begun.

Visit the Shop Smart Success Club and learn how to Save Time, $ave Money, and Save Our Planet!

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Sustainable Hand Drying -- Should You Blow It Off?

on Mon, 10/01/2012 - 06:10

A recent article: "Sustainable Hand Drying and Life-Cycle Assessment" did a unique LCA - they compared paper towel drying to blow-drying your hands.

The comparison of energy use, material use and GWP (global warming potential) are intertwined in a way that teaches and informs.

( These graphics are the quick highlights of the story:



The graphics above tell a quick story, and the article itself reveals how many issues are involved:

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San Diego Regional Sustainability Partnership Certificate of Appreciation to Green Star Standard

on Thu, 08/02/2012 - 05:51

Recognition of the presentation of the San Diego Regional Sustainability Partnership (SDRSP) Certificate of Appreciation to Green Star Standard was posted to the Testimonials page.

The Certificate was presented to Green Star Standard for significantly enhancing the goals of the San Diego Regional Sustainability Partnership and selflessly contributing to enhancing sustainability in the San Diego region.

Green Star Standard's CEO, Paul-Michael Dekker, accepts the certificate at the SDRSP Annual Breakfast.


Elaine Rosenberger reviews the Green Star Standard

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Social Networking for Green Star Standard

on Sun, 07/22/2012 - 00:33

Green Star Standard now has a Facebook page that you can like.

Please visit the page and help Green Star Standard create a custom Facebook link, by "liking" this page:


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By Popular Request – An Alpha Poem

on Tue, 06/22/2010 - 00:00

Here’s the result of an exercise that I participated in a few days ago, during a Mastermind session that I take part in weekly. If you want to know what a Mastermind group is, check out Napoleon Hill’s classic book, Think and Grow Rich. Check out mine at

The question we were given was to create an alpha poem in 10 minutes. An Alpha poem uses all the letters of the alphabet, with at least one letter per word (or per phrase). Start by writing the letters of the alphabet down the side of your page, and then fill in the words.

The question that we were asked to answer

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Green Star Standard Glossary Activated

on Sun, 05/02/2010 - 00:00

Green Star Standard released its first site Glossary yesterday.


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The Business Case For Life Cycle Assessment

on Tue, 03/09/2010 - 14:49

Life Cycle Assessment is becoming a more popular tool as increasingly more companies are investigating ways to minimize their effects on the environment. In many situations the benefits to be gained from LCA outweigh the challenges.

by Aysu Katun, Green Economy Post

As environmental awareness increases, industries and businesses are

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Sometimes a person just nails it…

on Mon, 10/19/2009 - 12:51

Every now and then, someone makes a speech that inspires as much as it empowers. After I read Paul Hawkens’ Speech I knew I had to share it.

Enjoy… You are Brilliant, and the Earth is Hiring

The Unforgettable Commencement Address to the Class of 2009, University of Portland, by Paul Hawken

When I was invited to give this speech, I was asked if I could give a simple short talk that was “direct, naked, taut, honest, passionate, lean, shivering, startling, and graceful.” No pressure there.

Let’s begin with the startling part. Class of 2009: you are going to have to figure out what it means to