Reducing the use of Hazardous chemicals within the production processes is strongly requested any the market and it’s a vita chance for improvement. The distintive characteristic of the 4substainebility Protocol is the definition of a management method aimed to achieve traceable and measurable results.
The System’s six steps:
Initial assessment and development of a customized action plan
Definition of company’s internal organization – with identification of roles and of tools like Product Restricted Substances List (PRSL) and Manufacturing Restricted Substances List (MRSL)
Development of a suppliers’ rating system, to map and manage the supply chain based on the evaluation of risk
Mapping and management of incoming goods and raw materials in order to implement an integrated procedure and a consistent testing program
Checking traceability management capabilities within the production processes and definition of corrective actions
Development of data gathering tools and training of technical and sales personnel