ChemDesign has achieved one year with a zero recordable incident rate. On October 7, 2010, the company completed over 175,415 production hours (one complete year), without a recordable injury.
This milestone is a first in the company’s history and a major achievement for any manufacturing organization. “Achieving one year without a recordable injury is an incredible accomplishment. We maintain employee safety as a primary focus for our teams as well as our customers. Our operators and technical staff are committed to safety and play an active role in achieving and maintaining this record. Our livelihood is our customers and the standards we set must be at the level of their expectations,” states David Mielke, President of ChemDesign.
This company milestone is the direct result of ChemDesign’s commitment to developing procedures, performing detailed reviews, and conducting process hazards analysis in every toll operation. The plant to customer interaction is a key strength for ChemDesign and a vital metric to being a leader in the industry.
In addition to this recent achievement, ChemDesign enjoys an exemplary environmental record of no recordable spills or releases. The company is a ChemStewards® Company and ISO 9001:2008 registered. The facility is a winner of trade association awards for commitment to environmental excellence in the community.