In France, 89% of companies use and handle chemicals. One in three employees report having been exposed to at least one chemical at their workplace.
In science and technology centers, but also in industry, the variety and quantity of chemicals entering and leaving is very wide.
In addition to new product development activities, laboratories sometimes carry out quality controls on raw materials, among others. Chemical management must therefore be efficient. A project mode vision as well as the consideration of continuous improvement approach for chemical management is required.
Chemical Safety Day 2020 : Heidi Mathevon, EHS Manager at Quarks