NSF-ISR Certification Process
Certify to Responsible Care® 14001 (RC14001®) and Responsible Care Management System® (RCMS®). NSF International Strategic Registrations (NSF-ISR) is a leading registrar and certification body for both these initiatives created by the American Chemistry Council (ACC).
Whether this is a first-time certification or registration transfer, our technical expertise and third-party auditing experience help your chemical company:
RCMS certification is mandatory for ACC members. RC14001 management systems certification is optional yet more cost-effective because it incorporates RCMS and all ISO 14001 regulatory requirements into a single process.
Gain peace of mind about your facilities, processes and products. RC14001® and RCMS® were launched by the chemical industry to improve environmental and health performance.
Sixty-eight countries have currently adopted these safety objectives. They were designed by the American Chemistry Council to measure and monitor working conditions, emissions, climate protection and more at single-site, multi-site and multi-standard chemical companies.
RC14001 and RCMS certifications are each valid for three years and achieved in two stages.
Stage one determines how ready your organization is for certification. What we do is:
Stage two is when our auditors return and do a comprehensive review of your quality management system. This is where we:
After an independent reviewer* confirms our decision, we:
Uncomplicate the move to a new registrar for your accredited certifications, regardless of where you are in the process. We offer:
A dedicated account manager and business development manager communicate with you throughout your transition to the NSF family of companies. The transfer process is seamless and straightforward:
*The independent reviewer is legally an NSF International employee and bound by the requirements of our contract. Certification evaluations and decisions are made impartially and independent from any NSF International activity.
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NSF-ISR Webinar Addresses the Updated Audit Process During COVID-19
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Like many organizations, we recognize that during this time we must adapt and look at ways to continue to meet the needs of our customers while still maintaining the integrity of our business and protecting public health and safety. Our updated audit process allows us to continue to provide comprehensive management systems registration services while keeping the health and safety of our team members, colleagues and clients our number one priority.
NSF-ISR Provides Alternate and Remote Audits for Management Systems Certification Due to COVID-19
April 3, 2020
Due to the evolving COVID-19 pandemic and impact on our clients, NSF International Strategic Registrations (NSF-ISR) has developed options to ensure the continuity of certification, while doing our part to protect our number one priority, the health and safety of our team members, colleagues and customers.
Meet and Celebrate the NSF International Strategic Registrations Team With #TeamTuesday
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Join NSF-ISR as we celebrate our stellar team members every Tuesday on the NSF International Strategic Registrations LinkedIn page.