Chris Jacklin has spent over 30 years in the worldwide leather industry. He was born and educated in the UK. Chris is a certified Lead auditor-CQI & IRCA Certified ISO 14001 :2015 Lead Auditor (Environmental Management Systems). With extensive experience in speciality chemical fields (primarily leather chemicals), Chris has a wealth of knowledge under his belt, equipping him as a Chem-MAP chemical management auditor.
Chris has an in-depth understanding of marketing within Asia Pacific and Europe, particularly in speciality chemicals for industrial applications. Working as an expatriate in countries such as: China, Singapore, Thailand, Germany and Indonesia he has understanding in many different cultures.
Chris has recently come onboard with Eurofins | BLC as part of the Chem-MAP programme, to give back and reinforce the message of responsible chemistry and to help with certifying chemistry and products that are being sold.
Meet the rest of the Chem-MAP team here.
Watch the Chem-MAP video to see how this new ZDHC approved MRSL verification programme is engaging all organisations in the leather, textile and synthetic materials supply chains to drive the use of responsible chemistry in the manufacture of consumer products.
Chem-MAP is a preventative system that protects businesses, workers, consumers and the environment, and rewards businesses that engage through certification, approved status, training and technical support. Chem-MAP offers three programmes which are specifically designed for chemical companies (c-MAP Programme), manufacturers (m-MAP Programme) and brands and retailers (b-MAP Programme).