The responsible management of chemicals is a critical element of sustainable business practice with brands and retailers becoming increasingly concerned about the upstream chemical inputs into materials, and the impact on both people and the environment.
Brands and retailers, manufacturers and chemical or material suppliers could all benefit from a Chem-MAP® Chemical Management Audit to inform their management of chemicals throughout the whole supply chain. A thorough and accurate audit can provide you with assurance that your suppliers are;
The Chem-MAP® team will conduct an independent on-site audit of your chemical management systems, which focusses on your processes and the effectiveness of their implementation at all levels of the global supply chain.
The Chem-MAP® team includes experienced chemists, consultants and regulatory experts who have a proven track record of successful collaboration with many global brands on chemical management audits. We have the commercial understanding and technical capability to work with brands, retailers, manufacturers, and chemical or material suppliers, across various material types including leather, textiles, synthetics, and hardware.
Chem-MAP® offers your business the opportunity to go one step further than our competitors allow. We offer full analytical MRSL testing, an upstream supply chain assessment and certified staff training. Your business can also take advantage of our unique technical expertise in various material types including leather.
Unlike our competitors, we are transparent in how we communicate the structure of Chem-MAP® certification within our c-MAP, m-MAP, and b-MAP programmes. We also offer innovative standalone services which support materials claims such as MRSL testing to customer specifications and vegan verification of chemicals through Ve-MAP.
Furthermore, Chem-MAP® ensures that your business and suppliers maintain consistent standards through a recommended an annual re-audit to monitor ongoing compliance and improvements.