-- Promote the concept of product stewardship throughout a product's
lifecycle. Product stewardship is the responsible management of EHS&S
issues such as safe transport, storage, use and disposal.
SOCMA members manufacture thousands of products annually. From pharmaceuticals to cosmetics, soaps to plastics, and all kinds of industrial and construction products, SOCMA members produce the building blocks for materials that save lives, ensure our food supply is safe and abundant, and enable the manufacture of literally thousands of other products. Visit SOCMA's online press room at http://www.socma.com.
ChemStewards(R) is SOCMA's flagship environmental, health, safety and security (EHS&S) continuous performance improvement program. ChemStewards was created from industry's commitment to reducing the environmental footprint left by member facilities. Industry created ChemStewards to meet the unique needs of the batch, custom, and specialty chemical industry. As a mandatory requirement for SOCMA members engaged in the manufacturing or handling of synthetic and organic chemicals, ChemStewards is helping participants reach for superior EHS&S performance through the program's Core Principles. To learn more visit http://www.chemstewards.com.
Synthetech, Inc. is a fine chemicals company specializing in organic
synthesis, biocatalysis and chiral technologies. Synthetech develops and
manufactures amino acid derivatives, specialty amino acids, peptide
fragments, proprietary custom chiral intermediates and specialty resins,
primarily for the pharmaceutical industry. Synthetech's products support
the development and manufacture of therapeutic peptides and peptidomimetic
small molecule drugs at every stage of a customer's clinical development
pipeline, and are used in drugs for the treatment of AIDS, cancer,
|SOURCE Synthetech, Inc.|
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