Become a Eurofins | Chem-MAP Approved Manufacturer

Manufacturers of leather, textile, and synthetic materials can achieve Chem-MAP Approved Manufacturer status for the implementation of responsible chemical management in the supply chain. Chem-MAP equips manufacturers with a range of capacity building tools including online training programmes, chemical inventory management, and chemical management audits of manufacturing facilities.

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Benefits of Completing the Chem-MAP Programme

  • A chemical management audit of the manufacturing site(s)
  • Becoming a Chem-MAP Approved Manufacturer (CAM)
  • Staff achieving the Chem-MAP Approved Technician (CAT) award through access to expert chemical management training online
  • Attracting brands and retailers by supporting ZDHC goals and objectives

Eurofins | Chem-MAP Programme Modules

Chemical management experts in the Chem-MAP Team can provide manufacturers of leather, textile, and synthetic materials with third-party on-site verification of chemical management processes, in addition to achieving internationally recognised awards.

Contact one of the Eurofins | Chem-MAP chemical experts for further information on chemical management audits and awards:

Chemical Management Audit

This module provides manufacturers with the opportunity to achieve Chem-MAP Approved Manufacturer (CAM) status upon successful completion of an on-site chemical management audit of the manufacturing facilities, covering:

  • General Observations
  • Regulations and Permits
  • Policies, Procedures and Document Control
  • Chemical Purchasing/Verification of Input Chemistry
  • Chemical Inventory Logs (CIL)
  • Storage, Handling and Disposal of Chemicals
  • RSL & MRSL
  • Testing
  • Training
  • Future Proofing

Chem-MAP Approved Technician (CAT) Training Programme

Individual technicians who handle chemicals at the manufacturing facilities can become Chem-MAP Approved Technicians (CATs) through successful completion of online training modules and assessments.

The training programme has five e-learning modules and can be started straight away once registration is completed online. The complete course takes 4-5 hours approximately to complete and can be completed over multiple days as required by the user.

The modules are as follows:

  • Why is a Chemical Management System needed?
  • Chemical Management System – leadership and management roles.
  • Chemical purchasing policy and restricted substances.
  • Chemical risk assessment and inventory.
  • Chemical storage, handling, and disposal.

“The five modules of the online course concerning the “Chemical Management System” were very useful and instructive for me, especially for the purposes of preparing for the ZDHC Level 3 Certification audit: in a few hours and with total freedom of management, I could  focus and get instructions and suggestions on some critical aspects of the business management of chemicals, thanks to the concise and effective style of the course and various practical examples … now all I have to do is put into practice what I learned!”  Employee from EUROCOLOR SPA

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