The Business Environmental Performance Initiative (BEPI) Supply Chain Chemical Management (SCCM) module is designed to help members address chemical issues in their supply chain, within a collaborative framework and using common tools and standards. It provides BEPI participants with a platform and the tools they need to communicate with producers at every tier, improve their chemical management and respond to detox concerns.
To support BEPI’s growing network of more than 200 active producers in Bangladesh, the FTA has announced “ZDHC Introduction to Chemical Management” workshop. Aimed at enabling producers to achieve better chemical management and eliminate hazardous chemicals, it includes an online exam and a certificate valid for three years.
Delivered by the internationally respected ZDHC approved training provider, TUV Rheinland, the two-day event is designed exclusively for BEPI producers. It consists of five modules, including:
a) Introduction to Chemical Management
b) Hazards & Risks
c) Labelling and Communication
d) Chemistry Storage
e) Environmental Impact Mitigation Measures
Dates: 3-4 December and 10-11 December 2017
Special FTA offer: Fees are waived for BEPI producers. Seats are limited and available on a first-come-first-served basis . Registration and certificate fees to be paid by trainees (90 euros + local taxes will be collected by training provider, TUV Rheinland).
Are you a BEPI Participant? If so, please alert your producers in Bangladesh about this valuable training opportunity (see here for tips on the best ways to do that).
If you are not a BEPI Participant, but would like to know more about ZDHC, please visit
Registration (via ZDHC Academy):
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