SOURCE: Practice Greenhealth

Practice Greenhealth

September 12, 2012 16:00 ET

Practice Greenhealth Congratulates Johnson & Johnson Family of Consumer Companies on Launch of New Website

Initiative Provides Unprecedented Transparency on Ingredients Used in Products

RESTON, VA--(Marketwire - Sep 12, 2012) - Practice Greenhealth applauds The Johnson & Johnson Family of Consumer Companies on the launch of, an initiative designed to help customers better understand how they ensure the safety of beauty and baby care products and the ingredients that go into them.

"Caring for the world, one person at a time" is the mantra shared by the people of the Johnson & Johnson Family of Consumer Companies. In this spirit, they have worked with Practice Greenhealth for years to make a commitment to sustainable, environmentally preferable practices in their offerings for the health care sector. Through Practice Greenhealth, they have remained at the forefront of discussions with health care purchasing professionals regarding environmentally preferable products that are safe for patients and hospital staff. 

"We're always listening to the people who use our products," said Susan Nettesheim, Vice President of Product Stewardship & Toxicology for Johnson & Johnson Consumer Companies, Inc. "Consumers today expect more information and greater transparency than ever before. On this site, we'll explain how and why we make the choices we make, and show how our plans incorporate consumers' feedback. We want all consumers to see for themselves how and why every one of our products can be used with complete peace of mind." includes information about how ingredients are selected and evaluated, and contains information about the innovative ideas, products and services that advance the health and well-being of their customers. 

"Johnson & Johnson's products and ingredients already meet or exceed government regulatory standards," said Laura Wenger, RN, executive director of Practice Greenhealth. "This new site will provide all customers, including critical health care institutions in every community, with more information about ingredient selection and product formulation." She adds, "Practice Greenhealth is proud to work with Johnson & Johnson to provide safe products and services to the health care sector, and through them to every community across the United States." 

For more information about Practice Greenhealth or its member Johnson & Johnson, please contact Sherry MacDonald, Director of Marketing and Communications, at or (703) 870-7494.

About Practice Greenhealth:
Practice Greenhealth is the nation's leading membership and networking organization for institutions in health care that have made a commitment to sustainable, environmentally friendly practices. To learn more about Practice Greenhealth

About the Johnson & Johnson Family of Consumer Companies
The Johnson & Johnson Family of Consumer Companies includes, among other divisions, Johnson & Johnson Consumer Products Company Division of Johnson & Johnson Consumer Companies, Inc., which markets the JOHNSON'S® baby, AVEENO®, RoC®, and CLEAN & CLEAR® brands, and Neutrogena Corporation, which markets the NEUTROGENA® brand.