Responsible Distribution

National Association of Chemical Distributors (NACD)

Barentz is a member of the National Association of Chemical Distributors (NACD) and is RD certified. This third-party verification of environmental, health, safety, and security programs demonstrates our commitment to continuous performance improvement and RD in every phase of chemical storage, handling, transportation, and disposal.

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ISO 9001:2015

ISO Certified

Barentz achieved ISO 9001:2015 certification in 2018 for its CASE, Pharmaceutical, and Plastics verticals. ISO helps reassure that products are safe, efficient, good for the environment and ensures that we have reproducible and harmonized processes and procedures in place to deliver on our commitments to customers.

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Corporate Social Responsibility

EcoVadis' Gold Level CSR Rating

Barentz North America, a leading distributor of life science ingredients and specialty chemicals across North America, is proud to announce that it has been granted Gold Level recognition from EcoVadis for its Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) program. This is the sixth consecutive year in which Barentz North America has received EcoVadis certification for its leading ESG program.

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Ethical Values

Institute of Business Ethics

Barentz is a member of the Institute of Business Ethics (IBE). IBE is a non-profit professional organization which encourages high standards of business behavior based on ethical values.

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Ohio EPA

Encouraging Environmental Excellence Program

Barentz was recognized by the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency for our commitment to reduce waste, improve efficiency, and continuously work to progress as an environmental steward. We met the criteria for the Achievement Level of the agency’s Encouraging Environmental Excellence Program, which requires participants to demonstrate significant progress in at least seven environmental stewardship criteria.

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