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Lauren Heine, Ph.D. Lauren Heine Group, LLC

Former Green Ribbon Science Panel Member
Service Term: 2009 to 2013

Lauren Heine, Ph.D. Lauren Heine Group, LLC

Dr. Lauren Heine applies green chemistry, green engineering and design for the environment for sustainable business practices and publishes on green chemistry metrics, alternatives assessment and multi-stakeholder processes. She co-authored the Green Screen for Safer Chemicals.

Currently, Dr. Heine is co-chairing the tool development subcommittee for Wal-Mart's Sustainable Value Network for Chemical Intensive Products. She co-founded the Oregon-based, Zero Waste Alliance and was a Fellow with the American Association for the Advancement of Science in the Green Chemistry Program. From 2003-2007, Lauren served as Director of Applied Science at Green Blue Institute where she directed the development of CleanGredients™, a web-based information platform, developed in partnership with the US EPA's Design for the Environment Program. She earned her doctorate in Civil and Environmental Engineering from Duke University.

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