Watch now: Sustainable chemical management principles and applications
UL Solutions experts present insights and explain the advantages of sustainable chemical management, along with the Manufacturing Restricted Substances List (MRSL) and Restricted Substances List (RSL) as tools to help you monitor the use of chemicals from the initial production phase to the finished product. We also provide updates on the Zero Discharge of Hazardous Chemicals (ZDHC) program and principles of sustainable chemical management.
June 29, 2023
Judith Haber, UL Solutions technical manager
Silvia Lai, UL Solutions global technical and regulatory manager
Fashion brands and retailers have committed to reducing or eliminating hazardous chemical substances used in the production of textile and leather goods. This ambitious goal will bring about huge benefits for people and the environment.
- Understanding sustainable chemical management and an update on the ZDHC program.
- Recognizing the benefits of using the MRSL and RSL.
- Utilizing wastewater analysis as a tool to help identify potential chemicals used in the upstream production process.
- Learning how UL Solutions can assist you in implementing sustainable chemistry in your supply chain.
UL Solutions and ADEC Innovations Join Forces for Chemical Management in Fashion
UL Solutions partners with ADEC Innovations, the technology provider behind the supply chain software as a service (SaaS) platform CleanChain, to enhance chemical management across global supply chains in alignment with the Zero Discharge of Hazardous Chemicals (ZDHC) initiative for the apparel, footwear and accessories industry. With this partnership, CleanChain platform seamlessly integrates into UL Solutions services, offering a cohesive and data-driven solution for chemical management across the entire supply chain providing greater visibility into chemical inventories, managing chemicals hazardous to human health and the environment, and driving continuous improvement in sustainability performance. The bundled solution includes official ZDHC trainings for the value chain, wastewater testing and reporting, MRSL certification and monthly ZDHC Performance InCheck reports generation.