MRSL Testing Benefits


Commercial MRSL Testing Benefits

MRSL testing benefits the entire supply chain from chemical companies to the end user, as well as protecting the environment.


Benefits for Chemical Companies

  • Ensuring chemical formulations are Zero Discharge of Hazardous Chemicals (ZDHC) compliant and satisfying brands/retailers’ stakeholder concerns
  • Completing the first step towards achieving ZDHC Level 3 conformance
  • Provides competitive edge when marketing chemicals and listing chemicals on the ZDHC Gateway

Benefits for Manufacturers of Materials

  • Assurance that the chemicals your company sources are ZDHC compliant
  • Ensuring that the materials your company manufactures are compliant to industry standards
  • Supporting the development of effective chemical management in the supply chain
  • Reliable supply chain transparency

Benefits for Brands & Retailers

  • Providing assurance to your customers that the chemicals your company uses within products are MRSL compliant
  • Support in achieving a transparent supply chain
  • Development of chemical sustainability


Eurofins | BLC Provides Assurance through MRSL Testing

The Eurofins | BLC Chem-MAP is approved by ZDHC, and gives chemical companies the opportunity to achieve ZHDC Conformance Level 3. Chem-MAP enables chemical formulations to be tested to the ZDHC MRSL, as part of the c-MAP Programme within the Chem-MAP family. Compliant formulations listed on the ZDHC Gateway can be awarded a Level 1 or Level 3 conformance rating*.

*Terms and conditions apply.


MRSL Testing Packages

MRSL testing can be carried out as part of the c-MAP Programme or on an individual basis. Eurofins | BLC offers the following MRSL testing packages:

  • Package 1 — Complete MRSL Testing of Chemical Formulations
  • Package 2 — ‘Smart Testing’ of Chemical Formulations
  • Package 3 — MRSL Testing of Individual Analytes or Chemical Groups
  • Package 4 — Customer Specified MRSL Testing

View further information on MRSL testing


Chemical Risk Management through Chem-MAP

Chemical companies, manufacturers, brands and retailers can get involved with Eurofins | BLC Chem-MAP, to enhance the development of responsible chemistry in the supply chain.

If your company chooses to become involved with the Chem-MAP family, Eurofins | BLC can provide chemical risk management support through the appropriate Chem-MAP programme:

Discover the benefits of Chem-MAP for your business, your customers and the environment – find out more.


Chem-MAP: Cleaner Chemistry for a Safer World

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).

Watch the Chem-MAP Video

Contact Us

“Call Eurofins | BLC to talk about Chem-MAP”

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Eurofins | BLC is a commercial business-to-business organisation. We do not provide free advice or testing for members of the public or for the medical or biological sectors. For individual concerns about products, please contact the manufacturer. Please note, Eurofins | BLC can retain all personal data and information submitted in this contact form for business to business marketing purposes, in accordance with GDPR and PECR.

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