Who is UPSTREAM?
UPSTREAM is a national environmental organization dedicated to creating a healthy, sustainable, and equitable society by addressing the root causes of environmental harm. Our mission is to advance sustainability and reduce climate disruption through product-focused environmental policies.Read the full story »
Human impacts on the natural world have grown to such an extent that scientists have coined the name Anthropocene for the current geological epoch in which humans are increasingly affecting, and sometimes dominating, global geochemical cycles and ecological processes. In . . . READ MORE
After ten years as Product Policy Institute we changed our organization’s name to UPSTREAM at the end of 2013. We changed our name to emphasize that critical environmental solutions to reducing environmental impacts of products – manufactured goods and food . . . READ MORE