A new open database of safer chemistry to assist better sourcing decisions
In 2011, a group of major apparel, leather, and footwear brands and retailers made a shared commitment to reduce or substitute hazardous chemicals from their value chain to ensure safer handling of chemicals in the workplace for brands, the environment and workers.
The ZDHC Gateway – Chemical Module*, is the first compatible ZDHC data exchange platform that enables chemical formulators to securely share chemical information with brands and textile, footwear, and leather suppliers in-line with the ZDHC standards.
*The ZDHC Gateway - Chemical Module and Wastewater Modules are ADEC Innovations.
Help lead the textile, leather and footwear industry to advance towards zero discharge of hazardous chemicals by 2020.
Conform to ZDHC industry standards to reduce hazardous chemical use.
Support your suppliers’ efforts to source more sustainably.
Collaboration and information sharing is essential.
ZDHC Gateway – Wastewater Module
A new module that goes beyond regulatory compliance to ensure wastewater discharge does not adversely affect the environment and surrounding communities.